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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.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Michael Peppler [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.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
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