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odbcinst.ini(5) 					       unixODBC manual pages						   odbcinst.ini(5)

NAME
/etc/odbcinst.ini - An unixODBC drivers configuration DESCRIPTION
/etc/odbcinst.ini is a text configuration file for unixODBC drivers. It can be edited by hand, but the recommended way to update this file is to use the odbcinst(1) utility. FILE FORMAT
The general .ini file format is: [SectionName1] key1 = value1 key2 = value2 ... [SectionName2] key1 = value1 key2 = value2 ... Each ODBC driver has its own section and can be referred to by the name of its section. Recognized configuration keys are: Description A text string briefly describing the driver. Driver A filesystem path to the actual driver library. Setup A filesystem path to the driver setup library. FileUsage odbcinst(1) entry, if you edit the configuration file by hand, you have to supply it yourself. TEMPLATE FILES The recommended way to manage the drivers is using the odbcinst(1) utility. You can install the drivers by supplying it with template file, which has the same format as this file. EXAMPLES
An example of the actual PostgreSQL driver: [PostgreSQL] Description = PostgreSQL driver for GNU/Linux Driver = /usr/lib/psqlodbcw.so Setup = /usr/lib/libodbcpsqlS.so FileUsage = 1 By specifying the driver like that, you can then reference it in the odbc.ini(5) as follows: Driver = PostgreSQL The recommended way to add that driver is by creating template file containg: [PostgreSQL] Description = PostgreSQL driver for GNU/Linux Driver = /usr/lib/psqlodbcw.so Setup = /usr/lib/libodbcpsqlS.so and call the odbcinst(1): # odbcinst -i -d -f template.ini SEE ALSO
odbcinst(1), odbc.ini(5) AUTHORS
The authors of unixODBC are Peter Harvey <pharvey@codebydesign.com> and Nick Gorham <nick@easysoft.com>. For the full list of contributors see the AUTHORS file. COPYRIGHT
unixODBC is licensed under the GNU Lesser General Public License. For details about the license, see the COPYING file. version 2.3.1 Thu 27 Jun 2013 odbcinst.ini(5)

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odbc_config(1)						       UnixODBC manual pages						    odbc_config(1)

NAME
odbc_config - get compile options for compiling unixODBC client SYNOPSIS
odbc_config [--prefix] [--exec-prefix] [--include-prefix] [--lib-prefix] [--bin-prefix] [--version] [--libs] [--static-libs] [--libtool- libs] [--cflags] [--odbcversion] [--odbcini] [--odbcinstini] [--header] [--ulen] DESCRIPTION
odbc_config provides built-in options, specified at build time of the unixODBC suite, which are useful for building unixODBC clients and similar programs. OPTIONS
--prefix Prefix for architecture-independent file tree. --exec-prefix Prefix for architecture-dependent file tree. --include-prefix Directory with C header files for unixODBC. --lib-prefix Directory with object code (.so) libraries. --bin-prefix Location of user executables. --version unixODBC version. --libs Compiler flags for linking dynamic libraries. --static-libs Absolute file name of static unixODBC library. --libtool-libs Absolute file name of libtool unixODBC library. --cflags Compiler flags to find include files and critical compiler flags and defines used when compiling the libodbc library. --odbcversion Version of the ODBC specification used by the unixODBC. --odbcini Absolute file name of the system-wide DSN configuration file odbc.ini. --odbcinstini Absolute file name of the driver configuration file odbcinst.ini. --header Definitions of used C preprocessor constants. It is suitable to be piped into C header file. --ulen Compiler flag for defining SIZEOF_SQLULEN. SEE ALSO
odbcinst.ini(5), odbc.ini(5) AUTHORS
The authors of unixODBC are Peter Harvey <pharvey@codebydesign.com> and Nick Gorham <nick@easysoft.com>. For the full list of contributors see the AUTHORS file. COPYRIGHT
unixODBC is licensed under the GNU Lesser General Public License. For details about the license, see the COPYING file. version 2.3.1 Thu 13 Feb 2014 odbc_config(1)
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