Free tds jdbc driver with Sybase ASA 6

Bob Kline bkline at
Fri Aug 11 08:41:32 EDT 2000

On Fri, 11 Aug 2000, Helen Dale wrote:

> I have been trying to connect to my ASA from a Java appli but get an SQL 
> Exception. What am I doing wrong? Can any one help me please?
> This is what comes out
> DriverManager.getConnection("jdbc:freetds:sybase://orion/infodata")
>     trying 
> driver[className=com.internetcds.jdbc.tds.Driver,com.internetcds.jdbc.tds.Driver at 23a34e94]
> java.sql.SQLException: Network error- Connection refused: no further 
> information
>  at ...

What happens if you try to telnet to the server from the machine you're
running the java application on using port 7100?

 $ telnet orion 7100

Bob Kline
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