Installing Oracle Client 10g on FreeBSD
Scott T. Hildreth
shildret at scotth.emsphone.com
Mon Oct 16 06:56:06 PDT 2006
On Sun, 2006-10-15 at 11:30 +0200, Martin Hudec wrote:
> Scott T. Hildreth wrote:
> > He can't, DBD::Oracle uses oci underneath so he needs the Oracle client to get the shared
> > libraries. Mike you also need to compile or install a linux perl and then install DBI & DBD::Oracle
> > with the linux perl. You could use DBD::Proxy instead of installing DBD::Oracle. It installed
> > with DBI. Type 'perldoc DBD::Proxy' to see the docs. If you need help, you can email me
> > or join the dbi-users at perl.org.
> Not fully correct - when I wanted to use DBD::Oracle, I did not need to
> install linux-perl - just instantclient (linux compatibility enabled) as
> Martinko mentioned. And it worked. And DBD::Oracle has been used with
> native perl.
Interesting, I have not used the instantclient. I always have a full
Oracle install, since I need the database. I will try that,
DBD::Oracle must not be linking with the libcltnsh.so.
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