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Re: Connect without queries?

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Richard Wesley <hawkfish(dot)tableau(at)gmail(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-odbc(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Connect without queries?
Date: 2007-02-02 18:35:13
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Richard Wesley wrote:
> Hi -
> I am attempting to connect to a Postgres-like database with PGODBC.  The
> driver seems to be able to communicate with the server, but it complains
> that the pg_type table could not be found (hardly surprising - none of
> the PG metadata tables are there).
> Is there some way to just turn the driver into a data conduit?  Just
> open a connection, make queries and get back data?

Not likely, PGODBC requires libpq which is going to at some level try to
communicate with the server beyond the protocol.

Joshua D. Drake

> TIA,
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