[unixODBC-support] Remote Informix ODBC problem

Nick Gorham nick.gorham at easysoft.com
Tue May 9 22:41:25 BST 2006

Ben Glazier wrote:

>I have been working on this for a while now, but still I am unable to connect, 
>however, I have no problem connecting to informix database using windows.  
>Unfortunately this is no good, as I don't use windows.
>I am trying to connect to a remote database on a network.
>UnixODBC ( is working, because I am able to connect to my 
>local Mysql.  
>I installed Informix driver from IBM site (2.9.UC3),
>I have followed the instructions on the unixodbc site.
>However, if I am connecting to a server on the network, rather than local 
>server, I am not sure where to define the IP and port for the server, etc.
I am only guessing, but have you tried the name of the server, to see if 
it tries to resolve into a ip address?

Nick Gorham
Easysoft Limited

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