[unixODBC-support] Problem connecting to a MSSql server in domain

Mike barjunk at attglobal.net
Mon Apr 7 23:12:01 BST 2014

I remember an issue where a misplaced space character in the config  
files caused a problem, but I thought it had been addressed.

Something to consider.

Mike B.

Quoting Matt Phipps <matt.the.mech at gmail.com>:

> On Mon, Apr 7, 2014 at 6:19 AM, Lorenzo Milesi <maxxer at ufficyo.com> wrote:
>> After this I can then connect using tsql with command:
>>  tsql -H -p 1223 -U user -P pass
>> But still I cannot connect using isql.
> Rats, I was hoping that would help pinpoint the issue. It's good that
> FreeTDS is working though.
>> freetds.conf
>>         Trace           = No
>>         Host            =
>>         Port            = 1223
>>         TDS_Version     = 9.0
> I wouldn't worry about freetds.conf since it isn't used by UnixODBC unless
> you configure the DSN using the Servername option. But I wouldn't do that
> since it makes your configuration more complicated and probably won't solve
> your current issue. Just wanted to let you know that as things are,
> twiddling any knobs in freetds.conf won't do anything.
> Besides, the odbc.ini configuration you specified should be working, and I
> don't know why it's not...if someone else wants to take a crack at this
> problem they're welcome to :) Otherwise, try getting a trace file and
> seeing if that gets you more information.
> -Matt

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