your MySQL database with Perl The
Perl module, DBI.pm is a convenient way to connect to the database
from within Perl scripts.
Here are the basics of connecting: (Please be advised that we
can not support your custom programming or scripts.)
Note: substitute the following
values in the script below:
$hostname = the database server (i.e. sql2.letushost.com),
$database = the new database (named after your username),
$user = your username and $password = the password
$driver = "mysql";
$dsn = "DBI:$driver:database=$database;host=$hostname";
$dbh = DBI->connect($dsn, $user, $password);
For more information, please read the documentation about DBI.pm.