Hi Larry,
the best driver for MSSQL on the linux platform (but I prefer it even on Windows) is jTDS: http://jtds.sourceforge.net/.

Bye
Cris


On Thu, Mar 13, 2014 at 4:47 PM, Larry Martell <larry.martell@gmail.com> wrote:
On Wed, Mar 12, 2014 at 1:20 PM, Alex Malmyguine
<alex_malmyguine@woodbridgegroup.com> wrote:
> Larry,
>
> The below applies to any driver, not just MS SQL:
>
> You will need to download a JDBC driver for MS SQL and put it in the /lib/ folder under Squirrel.
> Microsoft JDBC driver can be found on microsoft.com
> Then you right-click the driver and use Modify menu to add an Extra class path pointing to sqljdbc4.jar.
>
> Then create an alias and have a go at it.

Thanks Alex. I got the driver and I'm in.

>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Larry Martell [mailto:larry.martell@gmail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 2:55 PM
> To: squirrel-sql-users@lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [Squirrel-sql-users] newbie question: driver for MS SQL Server
>
> I just downloaded and installed Squirrel SQL on A CentOS box. I want to use it to connect to a MS SQL Server. When I view the drivers the entry for MS SQL is "X"-ed out - in fact all of the drivers are X-ed out. What do I need to do to get the MSSQL driver I need?
>
> Thanks!
> -larry
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