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From Nilesh Govindarajan <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] SQL Server authentication
Date Tue, 11 Jan 2011 12:36:16 GMT
On 01/11/2011 04:18 PM, Paolo DiCanio wrote:
> The example on that page is for MySql. Unfortunately when using SQL Server,
> the configuration is more complicated, because you can't simply configure
>      DBDriver mssql
> You have to use something called FreeTDS instead. If someone has actually
> got SQL Server authentication up and running, I'd really appreciate it if
> the could send me the steps, or just post their httpd.conf.
> Also, any information about how to configure multiple authentication methods
> (passwd file and database), would be very helpful. If someone can confirm
> whether or not this is even possible, please let me know.
APR (mod_dbd, mod_authn_dbd) supports ODBC (provided, or 
apr_dbd_odbc.dll exists in the system), which is independent of FreeTDS. 
MSSQL doesn't support ODBC?
As far as I know, you can compile APR separately to support that.

Nilesh Govindarajan
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