James K. Lowden
jklowden at schemamania.org
Wed Apr 28 08:46:15 EDT 2004
On Wed, 28 Apr 2004, Balu Stefan <stefan.balu at rodipet.ro> wrote:
> I have to tell you I don't know MsSQL Language (I've only used
> PostgreSQL), but I have some MSSQL programmes in my office to ask for
> MsSQL's syntax.
> Now...what do I need in order to do this?
Microsoft and Sybase share a SQL dialect called Transact-SQL (tm), or
T-SQL for short. Its complete documentation can be found on Microsoft's
> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local --disable-server --enable-msdblib
> --with-iodbc=/usr/local --with-unixodbc=/usr/local
You might or might not need --enable-msdblib, depending on what QT wants.
You definitely don't need two driver managers. Choose either iODBC or
> make && make install
> now...what else do I have to do?
Keep going. ;-) You need to set up your odbc.ini and/or freetds.conf.
Try simple tools like tsql, isql, and odbctest to make sure your
connection works, and take note of the TDSDUMPCONFIG variable as a
diagnostic tool if it doesn't.
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