[Israel.pm] Weird problem with DB connection & forking...

Pinkhas Nisanov nisanov at netvision.net.il
Tue May 18 05:32:25 PDT 2004

On Tue, 2004-05-18 at 15:12, Yuval Yaari wrote:
> This really worked well on the old machine but on the new machine it 
> says "DBD::mysql::db selectrow_array failed: MySQL server has gone away 
> at..." when I try to selectrow_array.

Somewhere in DBI man page I saw that DBI connection
sometimes do not survive fork, so after fork you
need to reconnect to DB, better way do not use father's
dbi handler, create new one for child.

Pinkhas Nisanov

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