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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Announce: sybperl 2.16
Date: Dec 31 2003 8:00PM
I have finally released sybperl 2.16. It was uploaded to PAUSE a few
minutes ago, and will find its way to a CPAN repository near you in a
day or three.
This is a bug fix release, with some file reorganization and some
>From the CHANGES file:
2.16 Various bug fixes
Added DBSETLENCRYPT() to Sybase::DBlib.
Added DBDEAD() to Sybase::Sybperl.
Rearranged the directory structure somewhat so that all the
tests are now in one directory and are run as one unit.
64-bit builds should now be detected automatically (assuming
the perl binary was built in 64-bit mode)
Split out the documentation so that there are now pod entries
in DBlib.pm and CTlib.pm.
494 Do not try to use the ocs.cfg file if it exists.
499 Change MAXNAME to DBMAXNAME in the DBlib source.
500 $date->info return invalid data.
511 Change login to syb_login in DBlib.xs (work-around for
516 Money/Numeric values lose precision when not using
518 looking for non-existent library file (solaris 2.8/ASE
498 Problem compiling sybperl under HP-UX 64-bit mode.
488 Sybase::CTlib and DBD::Sybase end up using the same error
470 BLK.pm does not handle empty columns as NULL, and does not
have retry logic of BCP.pm
410 BCP.pm has regex bug.
379 Sybase::BCP::config() does not correctly handle
I have only been able to test this release on linux, with ASE 12.5.1 and
ASE 188.8.131.52, but it should normally build cleanly on all the usual
Michael Peppler Data Migrations, Inc.
Sybase T-SQL/OpenClient/OpenServer/C/Perl developer available for short or
long term contract positions - http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler/resume.html
The uploaded file
has entered CPAN as
size: 214646 bytes