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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: Connection opened but invalid login packet(s) sent Error with SQL Server 2000
Date: Feb 18 2005 4:47PM

On Thu, 2005-02-17 at 23:31, Kanchana Weerasinghe wrote:
> I have being using Sybperl (mainly Sybase::CTLib) to work with our Sybase
> database for a few years. Now we are migrating to SQL Server and when I try
> to connect to SQL server I get the error above on SQL Server and the
> "ct_connect(): network packet layer: internal net library error" on my Linux
> box.
> I found out that MS SQL server 7.0 had this problem and it was fixed via SP
> 2. I'm currently running MS SQL 2000 on SP 3a.
> Any ideas? I haven't rebuilt sybperl as I'm still working on my Sybase DB.
> Do I need to do this?

You need to rebuild sybperl with FreeTDS. The Sybase libs will NOT work
with MS-SQL 2k.

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