[freetds] unixODBC failing to connect.

ZIGLIO Frediano Frediano.Ziglio at vodafoneomnitel.it
Thu Apr 17 02:21:07 EDT 2003

> Brian Bruns wrote:
> > I think that this just goes to prove that we desperately 
> need a program to 
> > test the freetds.conf for validity.  This is my next 
> freetds related 
> > task.  I also need to figure out how to tie in ODBC ini 
> file checking 
> > though.  odbcinst -j will give us the location of files 
> then we just need 
> > to compare that against freetds.conf entries.
> > 
> The Interbase ODBC driver created by Easysoft is an example 
> of how the 
> ODBC driver setup can be extended beyond the simple stuff 
> supported by 
> default in ODBCConfig. In other words someone using 
> ODBCConfig to setup 
> the FreeTDS ODBC driver could be presented a more 
> comprehensive dialog 
> to handle the complete FreeTDS client config.
> Let myself, or perhaps Nick Gorham, know if you need 
> assistance on this.
> Peter
> BTW: unixODBC has an ini library in it but you may be better 
> off using 
> the Win API for this and not be dependent upon a specific ini 
> library. 
> If you choose a specific ini library feel free to consider libini in 
> unixODBC :)

I don't think problem is "how to read ini file" but "how to compile odbc.ini"...


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