[freetds] connection to SQL server 2008 express

James K. Lowden jklowden at freetds.org
Wed Feb 24 21:21:42 EST 2010

Mahendra T wrote:
> Dynamic ports were enabled in the SQL server configuration, It started 
> working after I disabled them and mentioned 1433 as TCP/IP port.

The current snapshot has (as will the next release) a feature to print
instance information with tsql.  Try 

	$ tsql -LH hostname

Hrm.  Just noticed if hostname is not valid, you get no port information
(of course) but also no error message.  That's why releases take longer
than snapshots....


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