At 7:50 AM -0400 7/16/99, Jesse Erlbaum wrote:
>Is version 2.0401 of DBD::mysql broken?
>For starters, the build process is a bit messed up. In earlier versions
>(2.0209, for example) I had no problems running a test off a remote database.
>The test code for 2.0401 does not seem to properly go to the remote database
>no matter how I try.
>It also appears that that ping() method is completely hosed. In earlier
>versions I was able to ping() and be reasonably assured of getting back a true
>value. This does not appear to be the case with the latest version. Even
>though the connection is perfectly fine, ping() fails.
>Here is my setup. Let me know if you need more info:
> Perl: 5.005_03
> DBI: 1.13
> DBD::mysql: 2.0401
> MySQL Client: Ver 9.32 Distrib 3.22.21, for pc-linux-gnu (i686)
> MySQL Server: Ver 3.21.29-gamma for pc-linux-gnu on i686
>(connecting via the
>Any help would be appreciated!
The current version of the MySQL DBD is 1.2200. How are you determining
that version number?
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped