[ic] SQL::Statement error
doug at lathi.net
Fri Jan 2 13:49:28 EST 2004
Scott Martin <smartin at steamvalve.com> writes:
>> If you begin from scratch, then I would recommend you to try
>> Debian. That's what I did, and I can't say anything else that I'm
>> very satisfied with it.
> Debian worked for me as well!
I'm a big fan of debian. I use it on all my servers and two laptops.
However, debian/testing (aka "sarge") also has the thread-enabled perl
in it. That means the next stable release of debian will be using a
tread-enabled perl 5.8. Since my servers are running debian/stable
(aka "woody") they are ok with a non-threaded perl 5.6, I don't have
any Interchange problems. However, it's only a temporary reprieve.
Probably sometime this year debian will upgrade sarge to stable. At
that time I'll have to choose between a distro that works with IC but
otherwise is over two years old or a new distro release and some
hackish perl installation to support Interchange.
To sum up, I like debian. Using the current debian/stable gets around
the RedHat 8.0 multi-threaded perl issue. However, it won't in the
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