PSQL v13 OLE DB Release Notes
General Release – June 2017
Contents
This file contains the following topics:
About the Object Linking and Embedding Database (OLE DB) Provider
This release of the OLE DB provider for PSQL contains the following resources:
The PSQL OLEDB Provider is a 32-bit provider. Therefore, PSQL OLEDB Provider does not appear on the list of available providers for a universal data link (.udl) file on a 64-bit operating system.
For information on new and changed OLE DB functionality in PSQL v13, see What’s New in PSQL.
System Requirements
Getting Started
The runtime files for the OLE DB access method are installed with the PSQL engine by default.
The header and sample files are available for download from the Actian website.
Documentation
In the PSQL SDK documentation, see OLE DB Provider Guide and PSQL Programmer’s Guide.
Using the Samples with the PVideoDB Database
The download file includes the data files and dictionary files (DDFs) for a sample database named PVideoDB. The sample database simulates the management of a video store. The data files and DDFs are located in <directory>\samples\PvideoDB, where <directory> is the location where you installed the OLE DB header files and samples.
Use the following steps to create the PVideoDB database, which is required to use the OLE DB samples.
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Start PSQL Control Center from the Start menu (or equivalent depending on the operating system).
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Click New > Database.
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Type "PVideoDB" for Database Name (and use it for the DSN name).
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Specify <directory>\samples\PVideoDB for Location, where <directory> is the location where you installed the header and sample files.
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Click Finish.
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Known Issues
Known issues for PSQL v13 are published on the Actian website.
Technical Support
You can obtain technical support from several online options at the Actian website:
Disclaimer
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