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H.Merijn Brand
August 26, 2002 02:35
Re: DBI runs on a Zaurus!
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On Mon 26 Aug 2002 01:53, "Dean Arnold" <> wrote:
> PDA now means "Perl Digital Assistant"
> I finally scraped up some time on a gloomy Sunday here
> in Seattle, and got my Zaurus all config'd and WiFi'd,
> and then installed the nice little perl 5.6.1 distribution
> from,
> ftp'd over, DBI/, DBI/, and
> DBD/ into /usr/lib/perl/5.6.1,
> ran a tiny little script to connect and SELECT USER,DATE,TIME
> and voila, she works! Takes quite a while
> for the interpretter to get up and init'd, but its still pretty cool.
> Wish I had a digital camera to take a little photo...maybe soon.
> Now to figure out how to get DBD::Chart up on it...
> Has anyone tried WinCE Perl yet ?

Yep. Me (see sig). I've even tried to run the full core test suite on my WinCE
itself. It's an Aero 2130 with only 8Mb and no DB like interface whatsoever
(though I could of course try DB_File or CVS)

> If anyone else has a pure Perl driver they'd like tested, let me know...
> Regards,
> Dean Arnold

H.Merijn Brand        Amsterdam Perl Mongers (
using perl-5.6.1, 5.8.0 & 632 on HP-UX 10.20 & 11.00, AIX 4.2, AIX 4.3,
     WinNT 4, Win2K pro & WinCE 2.11 often with Tk800.024 &/| DBD-Unify

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