[freetds] Problems with isql

Igor igorhmm at gmail.com
Mon May 12 21:47:31 EDT 2008


You can add to $PATH or just create links... like

cd /usr/bin
ln -s /usr/local/freetds/bin/tsql

regards

On Mon, May 12, 2008 at 10:12 PM, Devinder Singh <devinbhullar at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
>
>  I managed to run tsql
>
>  but i have to run it from
>
>  /usr/local/freetds/bin/ tsql - H
>
>  how can i run from #
>
>  do i need to do any export path in SUse?
>
>  Devinder
>
>  2008/5/11 Igor <igorhmm at gmail.com>:
>
>
>
>  > Hi,
>  >
>  > Try compiling FreeTDS with:
>  >
>  > ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/freetds --with-tdsver=8.0
>  > --enable-msdblib --enable-dbmfix --with-gnu-ld --with-unixodbc=/usr/local
>  >
>  > create config files:
>  >
>  > --------------- odbc.ini ------------
>  >
>  > [root at bsd /usr/local/etc]# cat odbc.ini
>  > [myServer]
>  > Description = bla bla bla
>  > Driver = FreeTDS
>  > Server = 192.168.1.21
>  > Port = 1401
>  > TDS_version = 8.0
>  > Database = youDatabaseNAme
>  >
>  >
>  > --------------- odbcinst.ini ------------
>  >
>  > [FreeTDS]
>  > Description     = FreeTDS ODBC Driver for MS-SQL
>  > Driver          = /usr/local/lib/libtdsodbc.so
>  > UsageCount      = 1
>  >
>  >
>  > --------------- freetds.conf ------------
>  >
>  > [192.168.1.21]
>  >        host = 192.168.1.21
>  >        port = 1401
>  >        tds version = 8.0
>  >
>  >
>  > And try:
>  >
>  > # isql myServer user password
>  >
>  > Regards,
>  >
>  > Igor
>  >
>  >
>  >
>  > On Sun, May 11, 2008 at 1:03 AM, Devinder Singh <devinbhullar at gmail.com>
>  > wrote:
>  > > Hi Igor
>  > >
>  > >  I think im haveing the same problem TDS version 5.
>  > >
>  > >
>  > >  Ok i read this from the php mssql site. Do i need to enable msdblib and
>  > >  dbmfix the last time tried it could not find them.
>  > >
>  > >  INSTALLING FREETDS
>  > >
>  > >  1-.  Download freetds -> www.freetds.org
>  > >  2-.  tar -zxvf freetds-stable-tgz
>  > >  3-.  cd freetds-0.62.3
>  > >  4-.  ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/freetds --with-tdsver=8.0
>  > >  --enable-msdblib --enable-dbmfix --with-gnu-ld
>  > >
>  > >  Add the next text in freetds.conf ( /usr/local/freetds/etc )
>  > >  [TDS]
>  > >  host = <ip of the Server with Sql>
>  > >  port = 1433
>  > >  tds version = 8.0
>  > >  I could not connect wven i added VErsion 8
>  > >
>  > >  When i Ran tsql -C
>  > >
>  > >  i still gert TDS version 5.
>  > >
>  > >  Pls help .
>  > >
>  > >  I sther a full detailed instrctions to set up Frree TDS and MSSQL 2000.
>  > >
>  > >  Thanks
>  > >
>  > >  Devinder
>  > >
>  > >
>  > >
>  > >
>  > >  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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