[freetds] Does logging work on Windows XP?

James K. Lowden jklowden at freetds.org
Mon Apr 21 10:19:25 EDT 2014


On Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:55:59 +0100
richard at xentu.com wrote:

> [global]
>    dump file = c:\freetds.log
...
> but no log file is produced. 

Are you sure have rights to create files in C:\?  No message is
produced if the log file cannot be opened.  Probably perror(3) should
be called in that case.  

I do not think you need to escape the backslash, because FreeTDS
interprets it literally.  You could try c:/freetds.log, but I doubt
that will change anything.  You might also try substituting whatever
value is in your environment for TEMP.  

HTH.  

--jkl




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