[kaffe] kaffe with freetds

Dalibor Topic robilad at yahoo.com
Thu Feb 27 01:56:01 PST 2003

Hi Calvin,

--- cal kaiwen <cal_kaiwen at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have try kaffe with a few JDBC driver (e.g.
> Microsoft JDBC SqlServer, msql 
> connector j, etc.), it has been veri successful.

so it works with Microsoft's JDBC SQL Server? What
other JDBC drivers did you confirm to work with kaffe?

> I got my hands on freetds from here:-
> http://www.freetds.org/
> I got this error when I wish to connect to
> database:-
> 27-02-2003 02:23:24.275 [INFO] [main] JDBC Driver
> class: 
> com.internetcds.jdbc.tds.Driver
> 27-02-2003 02:23:24.279 [INFO] [main] DB Connection
> string: 
> 27-02-2003 02:23:24.293 [ERROR] [main] SQLException
> occurred: 
> java.sql.SQLException
> 27-02-2003 02:23:24.294 [ERROR] [main] Failed to
> initialize database 
> connection, exiting...
> Please advice :)

the SQLException is not very helpful ;)

You'll probably be better off asking the on the
FreeTDS JDBC driver's mailing list.

Here's some links from the FreeTDS FAQ:

a small jdbc driver test:


how to submit bug reports to jdbc developers:


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