[freetds] php sybase asa 7 connection problem
Lowden, James K
LowdenJK at bernstein.com
Mon May 24 12:47:55 EDT 2004
> From: freetds-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org
> [mailto:freetds-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org]On Behalf Of RCS Computers
> Sent: May 24, 2004 12:36 PM
> I have a Sybase ASA 7.0.4 database server running on a
> windows server. I
> have just compiled and installed Freetds 0.62.3 on a linux
> server and am
> trying to get it to interface with the ASA server. I am
> running into this
> when trying to connect. Thank you for any help you can provide.
> rsyring at gateway:/usr/local/freetds/bin$ tsql -H server.barnesnet -p
> 49154 -U DBA
See the footnote. :-)
FreeTDS passes the dataserver name to the server. In the case of ASA, that name is important, because it indicates to the server which database to open. When you use "tsql -H", freetds.conf is not consulted, no dataserver/database name is gleaned or sent, and the server has no way to know (I suppose) which database to start.
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