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Upgrade to 5.6.1 and Oraperl/DBI/DBD/Oracle 8.0.6

July 9, 2001 15:21
Upgrade to 5.6.1 and Oraperl/DBI/DBD/Oracle 8.0.6
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We recently upgraded to Perl 5.6.1 for sun4-solaris. We were running
5.005_02. Our Perl CGI scripts have the following statement, as stated in
the Perl documentation:

eval 'use Oraperl; 1' || die $@ if $] >= 5;

With the upgrade to 5.6.1, these CGI scripts are failing with the following
error found in the netscape server errors log:

[09/Jul/2001:19:58:10] failure (   34): for host trying to GET
/edipriv-bin/, cgieng_scan_headers reports: the CGI program
/clients/tradeweb/content/private/cgi-bin/ did not produce a valid
header (name without value: got line "unknown error")

Our non-CGI scripts that have the same eval statement in them, work just

If we change the eval statement above to "use Oraperl;", the CGI script
executes successfully.

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