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From Joshua Chamas <>
Subject Re: Seg faults executing sql within perl sub routine
Date Thu, 06 Jun 2002 14:49:11 GMT
Vikash_Chauhan wrote:
> > You can actually have subroutines defined in ASP scripts, but you
> > have to code them carefully to make sure that all variables
> > used in the script are localized with my() and passed in via @_.
> > You can move a subroutine definition to the global.asa file,
> > and have that subroutine shared safely between scripts.
> Sorted.  I passed the db handle (considering it's a recursive sub
> routine) into the sub each time it's called, and voila, problem
> solved - No more segmentation faults.
> Still don't understand why this only happens (I think) within the ASP
> tags, but I'll quit while I'm ahead.

I'm glad you got it to work.  Here's a few tricks that will
take you far.  Always set UseStrict, and never define subs
directly in your ASP scripts.  You can but I just would not 
advise it.

Joshua Chamas                           Chamas Enterprises Inc.
NodeWorks Founder                       Huntington Beach, CA  USA                1-714-625-4051

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