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What does the error message “Communication link failure (SQL-08S01)” actually mean?

Our application is running on dozens of servers and only a few get this error message. What is worse, is that the SQL query that causes this error message seems to be executing. The application is ...
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Can I have multiple Sybase (or any other) ODBC Drivers installed?

Is it possible to have two different version of an ODBC driver installed on a single server, specifically Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5 and Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5? Obviously any ...
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How do I set up an installation script including ODBC-connection?

Easy question this time.... I have a installation file, and a registry edit in my script. How do I set up a ODBC-connection as well, actually I need to script up 2 ODBC-connections. Any advice for ...
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silent failure while creating odbc data source

I just got really confused trying to create an ODBC data source in Windows 2003 R2. I can create a connection to my chosen server (a MS SQL Server) on the "user DSN" tab, but when I try to do the ...
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Is ODBC on Windows 2003 slower than on Windows 7?

I am seeing some MSSQL 2005 performance issues, and I am trying to diagnose the cause. I am using SQL profiler to gather query execution times. Both the client (using ODBC), and the SQL server are ...
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ODBC Drivers Missing on Windows Sever 2003 64 bit OS

I am working on a Windows Server 2003 x64 bit OS. Under ODBC connections, I am seeing only "SQL Server" and "SQL native Client". I wanted to make a datasource for xls. I have already performed the ...
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Oracle 10g ODBC Drivers and Connectors

Hello Im using two machines : Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 , on both I have installed the oracle client 10g, and when I try to use ODBC for linked server option on SQL Server It just work on my ...
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Catastrophic Failure opening ODBC via Citrix

We recently had our Citrix server crash unexpectedly. When it came back up, there was a new issue -- every ODBC connection fails with "Catastrophic Failure" (0x8000FFFF). The issue is limited to ...
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Windows 2003 ODBC Issues - Error 10055

Using data integrator for ETL's pulling data from DB2 to SQL Server, after some time, will get these odbc errors: Communication link failure. comm rc=10055 - CWBCO1003 - Sockets error, ...