Beginning Perl Web Development: From Novice to Professional is designed for users with some knowledge of Perl who are looking to branch out into Web applications. Readers will be taught to administer RSS feeds, interface with email and monitor Internet servers.
Chapter 3 -- Databases and Perl -- of Beginning Perl Web Development: From Novice to Professional examines the use of open source database MySQL with Perl and connecting to relational databases.
Chapter 3, "Databases and Perl," is excerpted from Beginning Perl Web Development: From Novice to Professional by Steve Suehring, published in November 2005, by Apress (ISBN: 1-59059-531-9 ). Copyright © 2005, Apress. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission by Apress.