Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Don't ask to ask, just ask
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Saving and Loading of Variables

by HuckinFappy (Pilgrim)
on Jul 18, 2006 at 04:49 UTC ( #561923=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Saving and Loading of Variables

Since you're already getting suggestions to head down the database route, I'll chime in my agreement.

I've always avoided databases, because I didn't want to be tied to a machine/server/etc. But recently I've written code using DBI::SQLite and Class::DBI. The conbination of those two allows me to just write perl code, and not worry about SQL statements, and SQLite is simply a file, so I don't need to worry about keeping a server up and running.

For me, they provided a nice entry into the world of databases.

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re^2: Saving and Loading of Variables
by duff (Parson) on Jul 18, 2006 at 14:59 UTC

    I've been contemplating redesigning a particular system we use here that is an amalgam of flat files and custom access routines. Guess what I've been thinking about replacing it with? :-) SQLite++ DBI++

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Domain Nodelet?
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://561923]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others surveying the Monastery: (2)
As of 2023-06-04 05:13 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    How often do you go to conferences?






    Results (17 votes). Check out past polls.

    Notices?