Jonathan Leffler wrote:
I dunno which DBMS support prepare without a database connection, but I
would expect all the mainstream databases to require a database connection.
I'm also far from convinced that there's any significant benefit in
separating the 'create a database handle' from the 'connect to database
Not to mention the effect, that one major charm of DBI is its
simplicity: Connect, Execute for updates, inserts, or deletes and
Connect, Execute, Fetch for select. I can't see an advantage in overly
extending the interface.
- Re: DBI v2 - The Plan and How You Can Help Jochen Wiedmann