7.10 PL/Perl

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7.10 PL/Perl
The PL/Perl procedural language allows Advanced Server users to use Perl functions in Advanced Server applications. Before using PL/Perl, you must use the Language Pack installer (available via StackBuilder Plus) to install Perl. For information about using StackBuilder Plus, see Section 4.5. After downloading and installing the Language Pack, perform the OS specific Language Pack configuration steps outlined in Section 7.3.
You must install PL/Perl in each database (or in a template database) before creating a PL/Perl function. Use the CREATE LANGUAGE command at the EDB-PSQL command line to install PL/Perl. Open the EDB-PSQL client, establish a connection to the database in which you wish to install PL/Perl, and enter the command:


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