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Jazsnap
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Pinned topic Unsure of which scripting language to use?

‏2011-10-14T20:16:01Z |
Hi,

I'm using CentOS 6 & have a requirement to extract some data from MySQL (based on date) & place it in a text file, this file then needs to be FTP'd via a VPN link. Can anyone suggest which scripting language(s) would be most suitable, any other help would be greatly received?

Thanks,
Jason
Updated on 2011-10-24T18:11:03Z at 2011-10-24T18:11:03Z by awojo
  • awojo
    awojo
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    Re: Unsure of which scripting language to use?

    ‏2011-10-24T18:11:03Z  
    Python and Perl both have great modules you can use to make connecting to a database easy.

    You could also just do it in bash too. I've had the best success with perl.