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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: ANNOUNCE: DBD::Sybase 0.06
Date: Nov 3 1997 6:36PM
I have just uploaded DBD::Sybase 0.06 to PAUSE.
This version fixes the bug I discoverd on Friday (ie inability to
execute certain DDL type SQL (statements like CREATE TABLE, etc).
This was due to an incorrect understanding (on my part) of how
the AutoCommit attribute gets set - meaning that AutoCommit was
This new release also includes dbschema.pl (ported from sybperl's
Sybase::DBlib module). dbschema.pl is a script that extracts (nearly)
all the DDL for a Sybase database and creates an isql script
that can be used to recreate the database (without the data, of
I have also added the ability to specify an alternate interfaces
file in the connect() call for the case where you have multiple
If you are using DBD::Syabse please take a look at this new
version and report any problems (and successes!!!) to me.
As usual this release is available now from my homepage, and in a
day or so from your local CPAN site in /authors/id/MEWP.
Michael Peppler -||- Data Migrations Inc.
firstname.lastname@example.org -||- http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler