>>>>> "Steve" == Steve Freitas <sflist@stripped> writes:
>> Did you install the MySQL shared library rpm? This is the only one you need
>> for the MyODBC RPM ?
Steve> Whoops, that did it. It'd be neat if the RPM was set to define that as a
Steve> package dependency, rather than just report the file dependency.
I shall check that for the next MyODBC release.
Steve> Okay, now I'm back to my old problem: This build of MyODBC works great
Steve> for hitting my local database. The problem is, when I want to hit a
Steve> database on a remote machine, it doesn't work. It's like it ignores my
Steve> SERVER= directive in iodbc.ini. Here's how my entry reads:
Steve> Driver = /usr/local/lib/libmyodbc.so
Steve> DSN = site
Steve> SERVER = blah.blah.blah.blah
Steve> PORT = 3306
Try renaming your ~/.iodb.ini file to odbc.ini
I managed to connect to another machine with the following entry in my
Trace = Off
Driver = /usr/local/lib/libmyodbc.so
DSN = test
SERVER = monty.pp.sci.fi
USER = test
PORT = 3306
#OPTIONS = 1
#SOCKET = /tmp/mysql.sock
Steve> I remember that we cured this when you took me through the laborious
Steve> routine of compiling MyODBC, so there remains something I'm not
Steve> installing or doing. Any ideas?
Steve> Steve Freitas
Steve> Newport Beach, California