|| at Nov 9, 2001 at 5:18 pm
I looked at the O'Reilly book, it was written 3 years ago and didn't have a
large number of mySQL examples - one chapter if I remember correctly.
The best one you can buy now is the recently published "MySQL and Perl for
the Web" by Paul Dubois.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Etienne Marcotte" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "W P" <email@example.com>
Sent: Friday, November 09, 2001 5:03 AM
Subject: Re: a beginners tutorial?
Read the O'Reilly book on DBI and you should be pretty set to go.
There is a section on mySQL syntax in it, but it's the same as in the
As for mySQL syntax, the mySQL (huge) book by Paul Dubois is IMO the
best one to learn the SQL for mySQL...
W P wrote:
is there a beginners tutorial for DBI with a focus on mySQL? or at
least some sample source that i could look at? the summary for the
DBD::mySQL module is a little too vague for my novice mind.