Class DBI::DriverHandle
In: lib/dbi/handles/driver.rb
Parent: Handle

DriverHandles, while not directly exposed, are essentially the backend for the facade that many DBI root-level methods communicate with.



driver_name  [W] 

Public Instance methods

Connect to the database. The DSN will have been parsed at this point and the named parameters should need no explanation.

If a block is provided to DBI.connect, the connected DatabaseHandle will be provided as the first argument to the block, and the DatabaseHandle will be disconnected upon block exit.