[Wtr-general] How do I connect to MS SQL 2005 using Ruby?

Chris McMahon christopher.mcmahon at gmail.com
Tue Feb 6 18:03:30 EST 2007

> You may need to install the ADO driver separately, but odbc would work in the same way as above, just
> the lines with
> DBI:ADO:....
>  and
> DB='..'
> would be different

Unless I'm mistaken, that's not true.  There is a DBI::ODBC, and there
is also 'odbc'.   Two separate libraries.   I find little old 'odbc'
has less overhead than DBI.


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