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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Bug in DBD::Sybase
Date: Oct 31 1997 11:08PM
I've just found a weird bug in DBD::Sybase 0.05 (but it's probably
also there in previous versions).
I was trying to port dbschema.pl from Sybase::DBlib to DBD::Sybase,
and everything was going fine, until I tried getting the
grant/revoke rows via sp_helprotect $objectName.
The following little script illustrates the problem:
$d = DBI->connect('dbi:Sybase:', 'sa', '');
$s = $d->prepare("sp_helprotect 'sysusers'");
print $s->errstr, "\n";
Which produces the following output:
kiruna (2:55pm):21 > perl db.pl
Message number: 267, Severity 16, State 1, Line 200
Message String: Object '#sysprotects2' cannot be found.
The same script written using the Sybase::CTlib module works fine.
I'll try to find some time to find what is causing this (it's very
weird - it's like the temp table is dropped in the middle of the
execution of the stored proc)...
Michael Peppler -||- Data Migrations Inc.
email@example.com -||- http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler