I'm trying to get a list of table names from a mysql database in my perl
program. I've been hacking through lots of possible ways to do it,
struggling with the (to me) cryptic perldoc pages, but I can't make it
perform sensibly, eg. I've just been battling with $dbh->tables() calls,
but I can't understand the arguments it takes, and apprently the version
with no arguments is deprecated, and in any case I just get a number 940
out of it -- that's probably the number of tables in my database. Maybe I'm
closer than I think. What's the ...