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Old 2011-08-03, 17:02   #6
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Originally Posted by rogue View Post
Although MySQL is an option for Paul (one that I use as well), he prefers PostgreSQL. I have only had success using PostgreSQL connecting via a DSN. ODBC allows one to connect via a driver only, which works fine with MySQL, but not with PostgreSQL.
So this is where you have to tell your client "your preferred solution (PostgreSQL) isn't working. But this one (MySQL) is. Would you like me to implement a working solution for you, or would you like me to spend a great deal of time (and your money) debugging your preferred solution.

As an aside, I'll still bet a glass of ale that the problem is SELinux....
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