Using DBI methods

Bradley Baetz bbaetz at
Mon Aug 19 01:11:39 UTC 2002

On Sun, 18 Aug 2002, David Miller wrote:

> On 8/18/02 11:49 PM +1000, Bradley Baetz wrote:
> > However, it seems to me that it may be worth being able to use the DBI
> > methods directly. |perldoc DBI| lists those, for the interested.
> > which is nicer/cleaner/faster/easier to read than our sendsql+fetch stuff
> The only reason I know of that we HAVE to use SendSQL is to do the query
> mirroring for the shadow database.  And we all agreed that the shadow
> database was going away, right?

Well, yes. But If I subclass the DBI,which I'll need to do anyway, then I 
can do the shadowlog mirroring in |execute|


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