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Yeah, I've done this, connecting from a Windows box with ADO, but not from *nix. It works fine once you set it up.
Wednesday, August 02, 2006
I haven't run rails against sql server, but I've used ruby both in windows & linux with it. Windows is easy & works pretty fast, linux is harder to setup. I'd recommend not using sql server, ruby & linux as a combo, from everything I've seen, the performance just doesn't match using either windows or a different db.
Anyway, windows + linux + sql server should work out of the box if you use the one-click install, for linux follow this tutorial:
make sure you follow all of the instructions building the packages required, or you'll run into trouble.
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