[freetds] Different Sybase DB servers with same dataserver name

Frediano Ziglio freddy77 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 3 03:52:39 EDT 2009


2009/4/1 foo bar <nitram29 at hotmail.com>
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> > Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2009 10:56:02 -0400
> > From: jklowden at freetds.org
> > To: freetds at lists.ibiblio.org
> > Subject: Re: [freetds] Different Sybase DB servers with same dataserver name
> >
> > foo bar wrote:
> >> * my applications needs to access both databases but cannot beacuse both
> >> have the same dataserver
> >>
> >>
> >> freetds.conf
> >>
> >> [dbA]
> >> host = foo
> >> port = 43443
> >> tds version = 5.0
> >>
> >> ;[dbA]
> >> ; host = bar
> >> ; port = 43443
> >> ; tds version = 5.0
> >>
> >>
> >>... I want to be able to connect to both databases at the same time.
> >
> > The dataserver name is your local choice. It is the name you assign to
> > the combined properties of the server: host, port, and TDS version.
> >
> > To connect to a server, you need a dataserver name. To connect to two
> > servers, you need two dataserver names.
> >
> > HTH.
>
> Unfortunately it does not. [1] (at the very bottom) says that Sybase SQL is fussy. I have to use the database names as datasever names. Since the database names on both machines are equal it is not possible to connect to both, is it?
>
> Thank you.
>

There is an "asa database" option. Is not available in 0.82 but in CVS
HEAD (or a snapshot).
Please try the option, if works I'll backport it.

freddy77



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