[Mono-list] Informix .NET Provider

Adam Tauno Williams awilliam at whitemice.org
Wed Jun 2 11:10:45 EDT 2010

On Wed, 2010-06-02 at 16:54 +0200, niklas.albers at main-it.de wrote:
> where can I find the .NET Provider for the informix databases? I have
> installed the Informix Client SDK 3.5 on my Suse Linux 11.0 machine,
> which should contain the provider. But there is no dll file in the
> $INFORMIXDIR/bin directory after installation. 
> Is there another possibility for installing the provider? 

Sadly, no such thing exists.  Your only option is to use the ODBC
provider.  It works OK;  but Mono's ODBC provider doesn't get much love.

Be sure to check out

IBM has been going to release a fully managed .NET provider any-day-now
for quite some time. AFAIK, it is still future-tense (although I gave up
checking awhile ago, so I could be wrong).
Adam Tauno Williams <awilliam at whitemice.org> LPIC-1, Novell CLA
OpenGroupware, Cyrus IMAPd, Postfix, OpenLDAP, Samba

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