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From:Gerald Clark Date:April 5 2001 5:45pm
Subject:Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL Server
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Perl/DBI, or any mysql client on Linux should connect to mysql on NT
with no problem.  Why would you need ODBC?



William Goedicke wrote:
> 
> Dear Y'all -
> 
> I've developed a diff-based testing framework in perl.  It's used to
> qualify modifications we want to make to systems (i.e. applying
> patches, installing applications...) for deployment to a thousand some
> odd machines.  The testing framework runs on linux and tests target
> machines that run linux, solaris and Windoze NT.
> 
> One of the capabilities we test on those target machines is the DBMS.
> The test framework compares crash-me runs on the linux MySQL servers
> from before and after we make the change and highlights the changes
> which we then analyze.
> 
> I also want to run crash-me on the linux box against M$ SQL Server on
> the NT boxes and see how the results change.  It's proving to be
> difficult to do that.
> 
> Finally we get to my question.  Can anyone give me pointers on how to
> setup the linux box so that I can run crash-me against the remote NT
> box's SQL Servers.  Crash-me is running fine on the linux test server
> and I've been experimenting with unixODBC and other utilities.  Is
> there no other solution other than finding a M$ SQL Server ODBC driver
> that runs on linux and is there such a thing?
> 
>           Yours -      Billy
> 
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Thread
Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerWilliam Goedicke5 Apr
  • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerGerald Clark5 Apr
    • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerPeter Skipworth5 Apr
  • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerJoshua Chamas5 Apr
  • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerVivek Khera5 Apr
  • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerGerald Clark6 Apr
  • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerWilliam Goedicke6 Apr
    • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerTristan 'Minty' Colgate6 Apr
    • Re: Running crash-me against remote M$ SQL ServerWilliam Goedicke10 Apr