Database Programming with Perl Course Description:
If you already know the concepts of modules, object-oriented method syntax, and references, and want to create or interact with databases, this course is for you. By the end of the course you will understand how to write programs to store and query data in DBM files and a MySQL server using commonly available modules.
You will learn:
- Principles of manipulating databases from Perl
- Use of DBM databases via Perl Basic MySQL SQL (query) syntax
- Use of the DBI module for vendor-independent database access
- Manipulation of an Oracle database from Perl
This course is for the graduate of "Object-Oriented Perl" or someone with equivalent expertise: You know the syntax for object-oriented methods and inheritance, what the 'use' statement does, and how to construct lists of lists.