[unixODBC-support] Columntype datetime2 returned by SQLDescribeCol strange

Nick Gorham nick at lurcher.org
Mon Oct 1 11:19:20 BST 2012

On 01/10/12 10:02, Björn Lundin wrote:
> 2012/10/1 Nick Gorham wrote
>> Its down to the driver, not unixODBC. I would assume its not using the
>> latest TDS version, so the server is describing things to the driver as CHAR
>> types. The Easysoft driver (for example) does use the latest TDS version, so
>> the driver does report the type as SQL_TIMESTAMP.
>> Likewise SQLDescribeParam is down to the driver to support or not.
> Ok, thanks.
> Now I now at what level it is at least.
> Easysoft does not seem to support arm though.
> I'll try to figure out what version of TDS I have installed, and
> continue on the FreeTDS mail list
They are not on the web site, but we do have builds for "embedded" 
targets, (including the Pi). if you wanted to get a copy to have a look 
at let me know via nick.gorham at easysoft.com


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