[freetds] freetds on windows
Lowden, James K
LowdenJK at bernstein.com
Wed Jun 11 17:18:13 EDT 2003
> From: Luis Arturo Chávez [mailto:e_chavelin at hotmail.com]
> Sent: June 11, 2003 2:43 PM
> Is there a way to use freetds on a windows machine?
> when I compile DBD::Sybase with freetds support, it
> doesn't have any problems finding freetds, but when I try the
> same thing with MSVC, it can't.
So, is your question, "Why cannot DBD::Sybase, when compiled under VC++, not
find FreeTDS"? I don't know the answer to that. What exactly happens?
> Is it possible at all or am I doing something wrong?
Of course. ;-)
> I have searched in the documentation
> but there is no mention about using it on a windows machine.
Noted. The build documentation really should include instructions for
Windows, if folks are going to take our claim "any reasonable OS plus a few
unreasonable ones" seriously.
If someone would post instruction for VMS, VC++, or Cygwin, I would
gratefully add them to UG. They don't have to be beautiful SGML, just
accurate notes. I can mock up markup. Please indicate if you want credit,
and if so what email address to mention.
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