[sf-perl] What's DBIx

Fred Moyer fred at redhotpenguin.com
Fri Jul 11 09:32:50 PDT 2008

Randal L. Schwartz wrote:
>>>>>> "frosty" == frosty  <biztos at mac.com> writes:
> frosty> The main point is that the DBIx::Class project is the new hotness in
> frosty> database interfaces.  It's everything Class::DBI could have become but
> frosty> didn't.  It's the preferred "M" (Model) in Catalyst's MVC, but by no

It should also be noted that there are some other options to Catalyst, 
most notably CGI::Application.  Having used Catalyst for over a year, I 
can say that while it has some cool features, it isn't as seasoned as 
CGI::Application yet.

> frosty> means depends on it.
> Well, it was the *first* replacement for Class::DBI, but the *new* hotness
> (now quite mature) is Rose::DB::Object.
For what it is worth, Class::DBI still works very well :)

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