[syslog-ng] Microsoft SQL

Evan Rempel erempel at uvic.ca
Wed Oct 17 00:41:12 CEST 2007

Balazs Scheidler wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-10-16 at 08:55 +0100, Mike Lott wrote:
>> Hi all
>> I was just wondering whether it was possible to get Syslog-NG to write 
>> to a MS SQL database cluster. I understand that the Premium Edition 
>> supports more DB's, but did not see any mention of MS SQL.
>> Any ideas, or has anyone achieved this?
> we're using libdbi a database independent database access library. it
> has some MSSQL support, but we've never tried it, that's why it is not
> mentioned.
> and as far as I remember, libdbi uses freetds to access MSSQL and I
> don't know how reliable that is.

Interesting as I use FreeTDS via ODBC to access MSSQL and find it very reliable,
however, I don't do this this syslog-ng, just some other tools.

P.S. Balazs - I haven't forgotten about your other ODBC question, I just have not
gotten to it yet :-(

Evan Rempel

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