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From: "Matthew Persico" <matthew dot persico at gmail dot com>
Subject: Re: DBD::Sybase 1.07_06
Date: Apr 10 2007 8:31PM
On 4/10/07, Michael Peppler wrote:
> I'm finally getting closer to releasing the DBD::Sybase 1.08, which will
> have a number of fixes.
> I would like to encourage those of you who have the time and the
> resources to please download and install version 1.07_06 from
> http://www.peppler.org/downloads and let me know of any issues that you
> may find.
> From the CHANGES file:
> Detect missing libblk.a library, and disable the BLK api calls
> if necessary.
> Added code to force dlopen() to use RTLD_GLOBAL.
> Corrected ct_option() functionality detection.
> Fixed incorrect handling of bind_params() (Thanks to Tim Bunce).
> Added serverType DSN parameter.
The exact details escape me, but do you recall a problem at one point
connecting to either a replication or an IQ server because the
DBD::Sybase code tries to query a table that does not exist in such a
server? Is that what the serverType DSN param is supposed to help
> Added tds_keepalive DSN parameter.
> Fixed incorrect handling of multiple result sets with DBI
> 1.53 and later.
> Re-wrote $dbh->ping() in C for faster operation.
> Allow automated build without prompts.
> Fixed nsql() buglet.
> Bug Fixes
> 616 - Spurious error message when the login request times out.
> 614 - Documentation improvement for syb_xxx methods.
> 610 - Segfault when using signals with the threaded libraries
> and perl >= 5.8.
> Michael Peppler - Peppler Consulting SaRL
> firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.peppler.org
> Sybase DBA/Developer - TeamSybase: http://www.teamsybase.com
> Sybase on Linux FAQ - http://www.peppler.org/FAQ/linux.html
Matthew O. Persico