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Re: Oracle client in Cygwin?
OCI does work, it's used by the perl DBD::Oracle module, which is itself
another way, and a very nice one, to work with Oracle in cygwin. I've done
direct OCI and perl under cygwin.
On Mon, Aug 06, 2001 at 06:56:18PM +0200, Darius.Clynes@cec.eu.int wrote:
> I know of 3 ways to do this.
> 1) Pro*C (the way I do it and you link to SQLLIB18.lib)
> you have to call the pro-c compiler first
> 2) OCI (haven't tried this from cygwin but it should work if you link with
> the right libs)
> 3) ODBC (haven't tried this from cygwin, but if you do let me know if it
> and send me an example please)
> After you install the Oracle Client, (with pro*c) and if you need an example
> i would be happy to send you one.
> Darius Clynes
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> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: Jim Drash [mailto:email@example.com]
> >Sent: Monday, August 06, 2001 6:49 PM
> >To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> >Subject: Oracle client in Cygwin?
> >Is it possible to atttache to Oracle databases from within Cygwin?
> >If so what is required? If this has been asked before, I could not
> >find any reference to it in the archives?
> >thanks in advance,
> >jim drash <email@example.com>
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