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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • For the record, I've been developing database-backed apps for over a decade. I've used a variety of commercial RDBMSes, including some embedded databases, as well as low-grade hacks: text files, CSV, DBM and the like.

    One feature I cannot seem to live without is the ability to do complex subselects and joins. It's a thorn in my side when I can't do this with MySQL, but somehow I manage to not need it when I'm hacking with MySQL. Another favorite feature of mine is the ability to create and query against