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LinuxFocus.org: MySQL and Perl, the marriage of convenience

Feb 22, 2002, 14:06 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Georges Tarbouriech)
'MySQL and Perl have been around for quite a while. They are still widely used even if the "fashion" is changing. This article talks about these two products working together as a whole, either on the Internet or on your local network. The provided example is written for Unix systems, free or not, even if it can be adapted to other widespread "systems". What this article is : a small review of what can be done with this pair, showing ease of use, speed, reliability, security... What this article is not : neither a MySQL tutorial nor a Perl tutorial; neither a MySQL review nor a Perl review. Accordingly, we'll see MySQL at work in combination with Perl, without forgetting that "there is more than one way to do it".'

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