[unixODBC-support] Trouble connecting to SQL Server database
nick at easysoft.com
Thu Sep 9 18:38:57 BST 2004
> I've recently installed the unixODBC driver and FreeTDS provider in
> Mandrake 10 using their default packages. After configuring a SQL
> Server database, and attempting to execute a query, I happily get back
> the results.
> However, when I use isql to test the ODBC part of things, I get the
> following error:
> [IM004][unixODBC][Driver Manager]Driver's SQLAllocHandle on
> SQL_HANDLE_HENV failed
> [ISQL]ERROR: Could not SQLConnect
> Now, the only fixes for this problem I've seen using google involve DB2
> (setting the instance in the environment), and so I'm stumped as to what
> I might need to do for a SQL Server database. Any thoughts?
Normal reason is the lib you have pointed the driver= line in the ini
isn't a ODBC driver, but some other lib.
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