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PostgreSQL connection in CGI-PERL Script

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I am trying to develop user interface in CGI-PERL using module with module.

while a form value is submitted to cgi program it is showing follwoing error
"Couldn't connect to db1:5432/tcp: IO::Socket::INET: Permission denied at /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/DBD/ line 124"

Code is below

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  1. #!/usr/bin/perl -w
  2. use strict;
  3. use CGI qw/:standard/;
  4. use CGI qw/param/;
  5. CGI->nosticky();
  6. use CGI::Carp qw/warningsToBrowser fatalsToBrowser/;
  7. use DBI;
  9. my $dbh=DBI->connect("DBI:PgPP:dbname=vidb05;host=db1;port=5432","vidb","",{AutoCommit=>0}) or die $DBI::errstr;
can you please suggest me the actual problem with this code.

Ram Vinay Pandey
Feb 6 '08 #1
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Please check here for the connection strings.
Feb 19 '08 #2

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