[unixODBC-support] unixODBC-support Digest, Vol 102, Issue 4

Nick Gorham nick at lurcher.org
Sun Apr 28 11:52:51 BST 2013

On 28/04/13 11:44, Thomas Kienast wrote:
> Hello,
> I thought I'll delete all installations and do the whole installation 
> from the beginning again. I installed unixODBC and then started with 
> FreeTDS, but now odbcinst doesn't work.
> I created a file tds.driver.template and want to install the driver 
> using "odbcinst -i -d -f tds.driver.template". I receive this error 
> message:
> "odbcinst: error while loading shared libraries: libodbcinst.so.1: 
> cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory"
> It seems that the correct lib-directory cannot be found. All necessary 
> files are located in /usr/local/lib/
> Before I had these files in some lib64 directory, where the former 
> installations located them. What's groing wrong?
> Thanks

I would check that the new build you have done is being used. if 
odbcinst is looking for a libodbc*.so.1 then its from a pre 2.3.x build. 
Check what you have built is being found on your path

which odbcinst


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