Article ID: 2532, created on Oct 29, 2007, last review on May 9, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Pro Control Panel Linux

AdditionalInformation

View Knowledge
Knowledge ID 1431
Product : WEBppliance for Linux
Version : 3.0
Topic : FAQ

Title
How do I use Standard MySQL ODBC Driver with ColdFusion?

Summary
How do I use Standard MySQL ODBC Driver with ColdFusion?

Prevention


Details
Download the Latest MySQL ODBC binary RPMs from:

http://www.mysql.com/downloads/api-myodbc.html

Install the rpm with:
rpm -ivh

Create a Soft Link:
cd /opt/coldfusion/lib/
ln -s /usr/local/lib/libmyodbc.so .


Create MySQL DataBases and users as applicable.
ColdFusion Supports Connections to MySQL only over tcp and not unix domain sockets.
Then create an ODBC DataSource from ColdFusion admin Interface using "myODBC mySQL Driver"

Attachments


Related Knowledge

Related Links
 
Last ModifiedUsageSatisfiedLast Used
8/20/2004 12:26:55 PM20 10/11/2007 6:42:43 AM

4cc899da08664637a8bc437308d3ddd7 3ccb419cf98083f3bb45808fba8dbc7c 6311ae17c1ee52b36e68aaf4ad066387

Email subscription for changes to this article
Save as PDF