ActivePerl with ASP and ADO

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John Wiley & Sons, Apr 18, 2000 - Computers - 289 pages
"Everything you will need in one book for ASP and ADO programming with Perl and PerlScript. A must-have for every Perl developer's library."-Douglas Lankshear, Senior Developer, ActiveState Tool Corporation This powerful book/CD package gets you up to speed on all of ActivePerl's features in no time. Tobias Martinsson introduces the tools included in ActivePerl and walks you through installationand configuration, then gives you an overview of the syntax, variables, functions, control structures, and regular expressions of Perl and PerlScript. Chapters on ASP and ADO demystify the jargon, com-ponents, and concepts behind the technologies, and then focus on the objects and functionalities they can add to your programs. Extensive code examples teach you how and where to use the objects, events that trigger them, and how to program with optimal performance in mind. And as a valuable reference, the author provides detailed tables on each object and its associated task options throughout the book to help you harness the full power of ASP and ADO. Inside, you'll find comprehensive discussions of: * Perl and PerlScript programming concepts * Universal Data Access (UDA) * Database programming * Active Server Pages (ASP) * Active Data Objects (ADO): Connection, Command, Error, Field, Parameter, Property, Record, Recordset, and Stream CD-ROM includes: * ActivePerl Build 522 * All examples and scripts from the book * All ADO scripts converted to Perl code

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Back in the late 1990s I worked at a company that built websites for small businesses, and also for larger ones. All programming for these websites was done in CGI/Perl, which had its disadvantages ... Read full review

Contents

The Architecture of ASP
13
Perl Programming Basics
19
Introduction to FVogramming Perl
29
Copyright

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TOBIAS MARTINSSON is a Windows programmer who provides Internet and data access solutions in Perl. He is the author of several articles on ASP and has written on the topic of database programming for Microsoft Internet Developer.

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