Sybase help ? (or MSSQL help)

Bradley Baetz bbaetz at
Wed Apr 9 07:46:36 UTC 2003

On Wed, Apr 09, 2003 at 09:16:04AM +1000, Arthur Barrett wrote:
> Dave,
> Thanks for that - let me know as soon as you have some patches.
> Alternatively if it looks like patches are not going to happen in the next
> couple of weeks - I'd be fine with just the whole lot and any notes you have
> and when I get stuck I can just look at what you had done.

I should point out that there are serious problems with sybase - its
protocol format doesn't allow more than one active statement handle at
once, which sort of sucks. Justdave is running without locks ATM, and
when he turns those on, he'll get a deadlock when logging in. Not to
mention that its totally non-transaction safe, since DBD::Sybase spawns
a separate connection, which of course runs in a totaly differnt

> Regs,
> Arthur


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