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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: How to build Sybperl on Redhat Linux on Sparc
Date: Feb 16 2000 3:41PM
Patrick S. Leung writes:
> I have acquired an Ultra 1, and installed Redhat Linux for Sparc Deluxe
> 6.0. Would anyone know if Sybase ASE 184.108.40.206 is available on this
> platform? In addition, is it possible to build Sybperl on this
> platform? I suppose I would need Open Client for Linux on Sparc, but
> don't know if it exists.
There is no client library for linux/sparc. Your options are either to
install Solaris 2.x and buy the client libs from Sybase, or to get
FreeTDS (http://www.freetds.org) which is a free re-implementation of
OpenClient. FreeTDS is pretty decent, although it's not complete yet.
Michael Peppler -||- Data Migrations Inc.
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