Friday, June 27, 2014

Retrocomputing with DB2 6.1 and SQL Relay

Keeping the Retro theme going, I recently got SQL Relay running against DB2 6.1 Personal Edition through a nearly equally contrived path as getting it running against Personal Oracle 7.

Again, I did it for fun, but the exercise demonstrates the versatility of both SQL Relay and Rudiments.

DB2 6.1 PE - 8. Access From Fedora 20 x64

In this case, I accessed DB2 6.1 running on Windows NT from Fedora 20 via an instance of SQL Relay running against an old instance of DB2 7.2 on Redhat 6.2 (that is, pre-Fedora Redhat 6.2).