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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: RE: Module Question
Date: May 27 1999 2:18PM

WORENKLEIN, David, GCM writes:
 > Sybase recommends that you use Client Library (upon which CTLib is based) --
 > they're putting their development effort there.
 > 
 > However, there are some features of Client Library that Michael has not yet
 > put into CTLib.  If you need something that's in DBLib but not CTlib (such
 > as polling), use DBlib -- it is still supported.  It's just not being
 > improved (by Sybase, at least).

Note that polling appears to be broken on Irix 6.5 according to Phil
Moore. And I've also seen some problems with it on some HP-UX versions 
(according to some email I've had).

Michael

 > 
 > -----Original Message-----
 > From: Dave Edwards [mailto:ITSDSE@qe2-hsc.ns.ca]
 > Sent: Thursday, May 27, 1999 7:42 AM
 > To: SybPerl Discussion List
 > Subject: Module Question
 > 
 > 
 > Hi there,
 > 
 > I'm new to Perl and SybPerl.  Seems there's a lot of that going around on
 > this list today.
 > 
 > Anyway, I was wondering, is it best to use DBLib or CTLib?  Does it matter
 > or does it depend on what you want to accomplish?
 > 
 > Thanks.
 > 
 > 
 > 
 > 
 > --------------------
 > Dave Edwards
 > QEII Health Science Centre
 > Halifax, Nova Scotia
 >  
 > 

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