[freetds] tsql -S works but tsql -H times out

Haszlakiewicz, Eric EHASZLA at transunion.com
Tue May 8 18:34:30 EDT 2012

> -----Original Message-----
> From: freetds-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org [mailto:freetds-
> Have freetds 0.91 compiled on a CentOS box and trying to connect to SQL
> Server 2008 in freetds.conf have [shortname]
>   host=
>   instance = tester
>   tds version = 8.0
> tsql -S shortname -U user   will connect right away
> however
> tsql -H -U user
> just ticks away until I get a timeout error

Maybe try doing this first:
export TDSVER=8.0

I don't know if there's an environment variable to specify the instance.


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