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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: RE: Connecting to SQL Server
Date: Aug 11 1999 12:33AM

Ellery, Michael BGI SF writes:
 > Thanks for the response, Michael.  
 > 
 > Do you happen to know what other perl packages people use to connect to MS
 > SQL Server -- DBD::ODBC, perhaps?  How about DBD::Sybase -- will that work?

DBD::Sybase uses Client Library (same as Sybase::CTlib) so there won't 
be any difference there. 

DBD::ODBC should work if you have an ODBC driver for MS-SQL server on
the client machine.

Michael


 > > -----Original Message-----
 > > From:	Michael Peppler [SMTP:mpeppler@peppler.org]
 > > Sent:	Tuesday, August 10, 1999 5:11 PM
 > > To:	SybPerl Discussion List
 > > Subject:	Re: Connecting to SQL Server
 > > 
 > > Ellery, Michael BGI SF writes:
 > >  > 
 > >  > Does anyone know if Sybase::CTlib can be used to connect to MS SQL
 > > Server?
 > >  > I'm not very familiar with MS SQL Server but I had the impression that
 > > CTlib
 > >  > could be used to connect to it.  If it is possible, are there any
 > > particular
 > >  > set-up or configuration issues that anyone has run into?  More
 > > importantly,
 > >  > are there any major differences in using Sybase::CTlib with Sybase SQL
 > >  > Server and MS SQL Server?
 > > 
 > > You can connect to MS-SQL server 6.x, but not 7.0 (at least I've not
 > > heard of anyone that has made that work yet).
 > > 
 > > Michael
 > > -- 
 > > Michael Peppler         -||-  Data Migrations Inc.
 > > mpeppler@peppler.org    -||-  http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler
 > > Int. Sybase User Group  -||-  http://www.isug.com
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 > 

-- 
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mpeppler@peppler.org    -||-  http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler
Int. Sybase User Group  -||-  http://www.isug.com
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