DBD::Sybase, FreeTDS, Solaris 2.7, Perl 5.6.1
wrayburn at cisco.com
Thu Oct 4 03:01:17 EDT 2001
Thanks for clarifying.
I successfully compiled DBD::Sybase 0.91 with 0.53pre1, and ran
my test scripts without any problems. That means it would
probably do what I need it to do.
'make check' only had one failure:
t0004.c: Test large (>512 bytes) queries
tds_process_result_tokens() returned TDS_FAIL for long query
I didn't touch etc/freetds.conf, and it looks to be using
the JDBC config (188.8.131.52).
>Subject: RE: DBD::Sybase, FreeTDS, Solaris 2.7, Perl 5.6.1
>From: Brian Bruns <camber at ais.org>
>Date: Wed, 3 Oct 2001 20:51:53 -0400 (EDT)
>Well, first off DBD::Sybase 0.93 does not work with freetds, or i suppose
>i should say freetds doesn't work with 0.93....
>So, for 0.91. FreeTDS 0.52 had problems in several configurations that
>would cause a core dump. This was fixed in the subsequent development
>cycle and is in 0.53pre1.
>I would like to hear about errors with 0.53pre1 before I release the final
>0.53. Please post specifics of your configuration (freetds.conf or
>interfaces file, PWD file, which test it bombs on). Note that not all
>DBD::Sybase features are supported by FreeTDS (most notably
>placeholders) so some errors on 'make test' are to be expected.
>I assume the second line in the chart should read '0.91 pre0.51 ...' as
>there is no way 0.93 would have compiled with 0.51, or any releases prior
>or since for that matter.
>> Below are my results testing different client combinations
>> of DBD::Sybase and FreeTDS, with Solaris 2.7 and Perl 5.6.1.
>> Server is SQL Server 7, TDS is 4.2.
>> DBD::Sybase FreeTDS Result
>> 0.22 pre 0.51 compile, run ok
>> 0.93 pre 0.51 compile, run ok
>> 0.22 0.51 compile, run ok
>> 0.91 0.51 compile, run ok
>> 0.93 0.51 DBD::Sybase compile error
>> 0.22 0.52 compiled, but DBD/Sybase.pm runtime error
>> 0.23 0.52 DBD::Sybase compile error
>> 0.91 0.52 compiled, but runtime core dump
>> 0.93 0.52 DBD::Sybase compile error
>> pre 0.51 refers to whatever state I grabbed out of CVS before 0.51,
>> a long time ago.
>> Have other people seen the same results using the same
>> combinations with 0.51 and 0.52?
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