I had no idea that DBD:RAM was obsoleted. I remembered some merlyn-WT with it, so I just installed it to try. Will check out DBD::Anydata of course... thanks.
Update I got back at my root 'konsole' and found that anaydata failed the tests.. is that a known bug? ... i tried and tried... AnayData actually hangs on the.... I also tried cpan://Anydata... to no avail.