[freetds] Problems with isql

Devinder Singh devinbhullar at gmail.com
Sat May 10 11:14:38 EDT 2008


Hi

What shoud i put here if i am going to use MSSQL2000 wih Free TDS


  #
# TDS
#
SYBASE=/usr/local/freetds
LD_LIBRARY_PATH=${LD_LIBRARY_PATH}:$SYBASE/lib

export SYBASE LD_LIBRARY_PATH

 set environment variables for bash

2008/5/10 Devinder Singh <devinbhullar at gmail.com>:

>  Hi Igor
>
> Initially i didnt do this
>
> # ./configure --with-tdsver=8.0 --with-unixodbc=/usr/local
> # make
> # make install
>
> do i need the above for MSSQL 2000
>
>
>
>
>
>
> 2008/5/10 Igor <igorhmm at gmail.com>:
>
>> Try this first:
>>
>> http://www.unixodbc.org/doc/FreeTDS.html
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Igor
>>
>> On Sat, May 10, 2008 at 11:44 AM, Devinder Singh <devinbhullar at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Hi Igor
>> >
>> > ok can u tell me the steps to connenesc to MSSQL
>> >
>> > i just need Freetds.tar ball and i want unix ODBC
>> >
>> > then i extract the file and use
>> >
>> > .configure --with-tdsvr8.0
>> >
>> > when i did that and ran tsql -C
>> >
>> > i still get TDS version 5.0
>> >
>> >
>> > 2008/5/10 Igor <igorhmm at gmail.com>:
>> >
>> >> Hi Devinder,
>> >>
>> >> This isn't a problem...
>> >>
>> >> 'tsql -C' display the default TDS version.. but you can change on
>> >> freetds.conf
>> >>
>> >> Regards,
>> >>
>> >> Igor
>> >>
>> >> On Sat, May 10, 2008 at 11:27 AM, Devinder Singh <
>> devinbhullar at gmail.com>
>> >> wrote:
>> >> > Hi
>> >> >
>> >> > I cant seem to connect to MSSQL using FreeTDS
>> >> >
>> >> > It it becuase i didnt specify the version number
>> >> >
>> >> > i did
>> >> >
>> >> > freetds-0.64#.configure
>> >> > make
>> >> > make install
>> >> >
>> >> > I didnt not specifc the version 8.0
>> >> >
>> >> > when i ran tsql -C
>> >> >
>> >> > i get TDS version 5.0
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > 2008/5/10 Igor <igorhmm at gmail.com>:
>> >> >
>> >> >> Hi Igor :-)
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Sorry about this mistake... installing and deinstalling freetds
>> >> >> version's I leave freeTDS running without unixODBC :-(
>> >> >>
>> >> >> I got freetds from cvs, make and install... configure with IP
>> address
>> >> >> and now is everything working fine!! ;-)
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Thanks all for the help and sorry about anything...
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Igor
>> >> >>
>> >> >> On Fri, May 9, 2008 at 8:10 PM, Igor Korot <ikorot at earthlink.net>
>> >> wrote:
>> >> >> > Igor,
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > -----Original Message-----
>> >> >> >>From: Igor <igorhmm at gmail.com>
>> >> >> >>Sent: May 9, 2008 6:46 PM
>> >> >> >>To: FreeTDS Development Group <freetds at lists.ibiblio.org>
>> >> >> >>Subject: Re: [freetds] Problems with isql
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>Hi James,
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>I'm trying with CVS version and now the IP address is accepted
>> fine..
>> >> >> >>but doesn't connect :-(
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>Check full log:
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>[root at bsd ~/free/freetds/src/apps]# ./tsql -C
>> >> >> >>Compile-time settings (established with the "configure" script)
>> >> >> >>                            Version: freetds v0.83.dev.20080509
>> >> >> >>             freetds.conf directory: /usr/local/etc
>> >> >> >>     MS db-lib source compatibility: no
>> >> >> >>        Sybase binary compatibility: no
>> >> >> >>                      Thread safety: yes
>> >> >> >>                      iconv library: no
>> >> >> >>                        TDS version: 5.0
>> >> >> >>                              iODBC: no
>> >> >> >>                           unixodbc: no
>> >> >> >>[root at bsd ~/free/freetds/src/apps]# ./tsql -S 192.168.1.21 -U
>> $DBUSER
>> >> -P
>> >> >> $DBPASS
>> >> >> >>locale is "C"
>> >> >> >>locale charset is "US-ASCII"
>> >> >> >>1>
>> >> >> >>[root at bsd ~/free/freetds/src/apps]# TDSDUMP=dump ./osql -S
>> LekkusLOJA
>> >> >> >>-U $DBUSER -P $DBPASS
>> >> >> >>looking for odbc.ini and odbcinst.ini in /usr/local/etc
>> >> >> >>       reading "/root/.odbc.ini"
>> >> >> >>[LekkusLOJA] not found in "/root/.odbc.ini"
>> >> >> >>       reading "/usr/local/etc/odbc.ini"
>> >> >> >>[LekkusLOJA] found in "/usr/local/etc/odbc.ini"
>> >> >> >>found this section:
>> >> >> >>       [LekkusLOJA]
>> >> >> >>       Description = Lekkus LOJA
>> >> >> >>       Driver = FreeTDS
>> >> >> >>       Trace = No
>> >> >> >>       Server = 192.168.1.21
>> >> >> >>       Port = 1401
>> >> >> >>       TDS_version = 8.0
>> >> >> >>       Database = Lekkus
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>looking for driver for DSN [LekkusLOJA]
>> >> >> >>driver "FreeTDS" found for [LekkusLOJA] in odbc.ini
>> >> >> >>found driver named "FreeTDS"
>> >> >> >>FreeTDS is not a readable file
>> >> >> >>looking for entry named [FreeTDS] in /usr/local/etc/odbcinst.ini
>> >> >> >>driver "/usr/local/lib/libtdsodbc.so" found for [FreeTDS] in
>> >> odbcinst.ini
>> >> >> >>/usr/local/lib/libtdsodbc.so is a readable file
>> >> >> >>"Server" found, not using freetds.conf
>> >> >> >>Server is "192.168.1.21"
>> >> >> >>looking up hostname for ip address 192.168.1.21
>> >> >> >>bzbraziline has address 192.168.1.21
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>                           DSN:        LekkusLOJA
>> >> >> >>                        Driver:
>>  /usr/local/lib/libtdsodbc.so
>> >> >> >>             Server's hostname:        bzbraziline
>> >> >> >>                       Address:        192.168.1.21
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>Attempting connection as lekkus ...
>> >> >> >>+ exec isql LekkusLOJA lekkus *********** -v
>> >> >> >>[S1000][unixODBC][FreeTDS][SQL Server]Unable to connect to data
>> source
>> >> >> >>[ISQL]ERROR: Could not SQLConnect
>> >> >> >>[root at bsd ~/free/freetds/src/apps]# cat dump
>> >> >> >>util.c:292:Starting log file for FreeTDS 0.65.dev.20061107
>> >> >> >>       on 2008-05-09 19:42:28 with debug flags 0x4fff.
>> >> >> >>iconv.c:78:Using trivial iconv
>> >> >> >>iconv.c:195:names for ISO-8859-1: ISO-8859-1
>> >> >> >>iconv.c:195:names for UTF-8: UTF-8
>> >> >> >>iconv.c:195:names for UCS-2LE: UCS-2LE
>> >> >> >>iconv.c:195:names for UCS-2BE: (null)
>> >> >> >>iconv.c:361:iconv to convert client-side data to the "ISO-8859-1"
>> >> >> character set
>> >> >> >>iconv.c:514:tds_iconv_info_init: converting
>> "ISO-8859-1"->"UCS-2LE"
>> >> >> >>login.c:226:IP address pointer is empty
>> >> >> >>login.c:228:Server SYBASE not found!
>> >> >> >                    ^^^^^^
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > Apparently you are connecting to the Sybase server and not MS one.
>> >> >> > How did you configure freeTDS?
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> >>mem.c:565:tds_free_all_results()
>> >> >> >>odbc.c:3339:SQLFreeConnect(0x8060400)
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>I really don't know what is happening...
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>Thanks again !
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>Igor
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > Thank you.
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > P.S.: Yes, it appears you're not the only Igor on earth... ;-)
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> >>
>> >> >> >>On Fri, May 9, 2008 at 4:06 PM, James K. Lowden <
>> jklowden at freetds.org
>> >> >
>> >> >> wrote:
>> >> >> >>> Igor wrote:
>> >> >> >>>> I've installed bind to get /bin/host to work fine.. and now
>> FreeTDS
>> >> is
>> >> >> >>>> trying to connect to correct server:
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>> I just committed a new version of osql to CVS HEAD that handles
>> >> "server
>> >> >> =
>> >> >> >>> a.b.c.d" correctly.  :-)
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>>> [root at bsd ~]# osql -S LekkusLOJA -U $DBUSER -P $DBPASS
>> >> >> >>> ...
>> >> >> >>>>                            DSN:       LekkusLOJA
>> >> >> >>>>              Server's hostname:       bzbraziline
>> >> >> >>>>                        Address:       192.168.1.21
>> >> >> >>>>                         Driver:
>> /usr/local/lib/libtdsodbc.so
>> >> >> >>> [so far, so good]
>> >> >> >>>> Attempting connection as lekkus...
>> >> >> >>>> [S1000][unixODBC][FreeTDS][SQL Server]Unable to connect to data
>> >> source
>> >> >> >>>> [ISQL]ERROR: Could not SQLConnect
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>> Omph!  OK, how about this:
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>>        $ TDSDUMP=dump osql -S LekkusLOJA -U $DBUSER -P $DBPASS
>> >> >> >>>        $ head -20 dump
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>> It's in there somewhere.
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>> Did you mention the version of your server?   Your odbc.ini sets
>> >> >> >>> TDS_Version = 8.0.  You need SQL Server 2000 for that.  Try e.g.
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>>        $ TDSVER=4.2 osql -S LekkusLOJA -U $DBUSER -P $DBPASS
>> >> >> >>>
>> >> >> >>> --jkl
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>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > --
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