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From: "Kiriakos Georgiou" <kiriakos dot georgiou at nrl dot navy dot mil>
Subject: RE: Cursurs in Sybperl
Date: Oct 25 2000 5:41PM

<<<
In general using cursors is not such a great idea (IMHO - others may
disagree :-)

If you explain what you need to get done we can probably find a way to
get it done either with cursors or without...

Michael
>>>

Bold statement :-)

We are quite happy with cursors used in conjunction with
DBI/DBD::Sybase.
There are some traps here and there, but when used correctly they work
fine.

-Kiriakos