Increasing the buffer size so I can do a large INSERT

Gordon Fong g.fong at
Mon Aug 21 12:54:08 EDT 2000

I have a simple INSERT statement that has a variety of variables which 
contain at most 500 characters, and this attempts to create a new record in 
my MS SQL v7 database. A lot of my requests are failing when I have too 
much text. I have tried increasing the field widths or changing their types 
without much success.

I checked the archive and saw an issue about setting tds->out_buf size to 
something larger than the default 512.

My question is how do I do this in Perl ? Do I set environment variables or 



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