[erlang-questions] ODBC support doesn't work correctly in Erlang R12B :(

Sergei Golovan <>
Wed Dec 26 12:59:19 CET 2007


On 12/27/07, Sergey Samokhin <> wrote:
> Hello.
>
> When I was trying to test my ODBC connection with Erlang R12B I saw
> these strange error message:
>
> ============================================
> Erlang (BEAM) emulator version 5.6 [source] [async-threads:0] [hipe]
> [kernel-poll:false]
>
> Eshell V5.6 (abort with ^G)
> 1> odbc:connect("DSN=ejabberd;UID=root;PWD=password",
> [{scrollable_cursors, off}]).
> {error,odbc_not_started}

odbc application doesn't start automagically anymore. Read OTP-6984
item in http://www.erlang.org/download/otp_src_R12B-0.readme.

To start it use application:start(odbc).

-- 
Sergei Golovan



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