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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: Cursurs in Sybperl
Date: Oct 25 2000 4:41PM
Aloysius A Bauer writes:
> I am new to Sybperl and was wondering if someone could point me
> in the direction of how to create cursurs.I know how to do this
> in SQL. I have breifly looked at the documentation and saw many
> ways to select data, but not how to update data. All the scripts
> I've written so far use the $ref = $dbh->sql("select title from
> ej_title_list") model in DBlib. Should I use $ref =
> $dbh->dbcmd("select title from ej_title_list"); instead ? Should
> I use CTlib ?
> But how do I update columns ? Where can I find documentation.
In general using cursors is not such a great idea (IMHO - others may
If you explain what you need to get done we can probably find a way to
get it done either with cursors or without...
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