[Catalyst] Switching between different databases during a session

Peter Karman peter at peknet.com
Fri Nov 16 01:38:00 GMT 2007

Andrew Peebles wrote on 11/15/07 7:16 PM:
> I've been searching and experimenting and have not found a solution ...
> I have multiple instances of a database (each in a separate sqlite db
> file), same schema, different data.  Each represents a snapshot of
> something at a particular time.  During a session, user wants switch
> among these databases.  I am trying to add a method to my Model
> (Catalyst::Model::DBIC::Schema) that takes a new connection string, and
> switches to that database ... all things otherwise remaining the same. 
> Seems relatively simple, but I just ain't getting it.  Lots of hints on
> the list, but nothing I can find that's helping.

why not have a different Model class for each db?

Peter Karman  .  http://peknet.com/  .  peter at peknet.com

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