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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at mbay dot net>
Subject: RE: Sybperl 2.09_05
Date: Jun 27 1998 3:53PM

Wechsler, Steven M writes:
 > > -----Original Message-----
 > > From:	Michael Peppler 
 > > Sent:	Saturday, June 13, 1998 1:47 PM
 > > To:	SybPerl Discussion List
 > > Subject:	Sybperl 2.09_05
 > > 
 > > 
 > > I've just added dbsqlsend() and dbpoll() to Sybase::DBlib, and applied
 > > W. Phillip Moore's patch to Sybase::DBlib::nsql().
 > > 
 > > With dbsqlsend(), dbsqlok() and dbpoll() it is now possible to execute
 > > 
 > > queries asynchronously. For example you could do this if you needed to
 > > 
 > > run queries on multiple servers at the same time:
 > > 
 > I've tested this, and it appears to work OK, both in blocking and
 > non-blocking mode (thanks, Michael).
 > However, I have a question: the original DBlib C implementation provided
 > a mechanism whereby you could poll for a specific DB process, rather
 > than all the connections you've currently got open.  Is there any way to
 > do this here?

There's no way now.

However, I can change the call to allow that.

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