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FreeTDS v0.40 - Sybase/MS Database Client Libraries

Nov 25, 1998, 02:31 (0 Talkback[s])

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The FreeTDS Team ( is pleased to announce
version 0.40 of FreeTDS

It can be downloaded from

FreeTDS is an open source implementation of the TDS (Tabular DataStream)
database client access protocol and related libraries used by Sybase and
Microsoft. FreeTDS supports versions 4.2, 4.6, and 5.0 of the protocol,
and it supports DB-Lib, CT-Lib, and ODBC libraries.  JDBC is available as
a separate packge from the CVS repository.

New in this release:

Row buffering support for dblib
Preliminary ODBC support
Many bug fixes and cleanup
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