[unixODBC-support] unixODBC to run BO XI 3.1

Nick Gorham nick at lurcher.org
Thu Jan 15 15:14:22 GMT 2009

Edward Berwick wrote:

>Thanks Nick,
>first person who's given me any sort of direction at all in the last few
>days so much appreciated.
>I done as you said well not exactly but I think you may have had a few
>format typo's in you email
>you asked me to
>dltest /home/eberwick/Desktop/bobje/mysql-odbc*/lib/libmyodbc5.so
>This didn't work however this one came back OK.
>[eberwick at moran lib]$ dltest
>SUCCESS: Loaded /home/eberwick/BO_3_1/bobje/mysql-odbc/lib/libmyodbc5.so

My mistake, I just copied it from your ini file in the last email.

>Maybe I should show you the odbc.ini file (it's not pretty, I've been
>fiddling with it now for a few days) - see below. That in *Bold *is the
>original according to my BO documentation.
>Next in your email you mentioned
>"I would first try and get MyODBC working using isql and the normal unixODBC
>ini files /etc/odbc.ini and /etc/odbcinst.ini
>It may be something as simple as the MyODBC driver failing to find its
>client libs."
>[root at moran bin]# isql -v BOE120_AUDIT
>Segmentation fault

Ok, that certainly shows a problem :-)

Try using strace (if you have it) and a debugger to try amd get a feel 
for where its failing


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