[gdal-dev] Can not connect to MSSQL database on Azure

Tamas Szekeres szekerest at gmail.com
Mon Dec 28 13:18:31 PST 2015

Hi Paul,

I don't think we are hard coding trusted_connection in the MSSQL connection
strings. The UID and PWD is also accepted in the ODBC connection strings
according to: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms130822.aspx

Best regards,


2015-12-28 22:05 GMT+01:00 Paul Meems <bontepaarden at gmail.com>:

> I'm trying to connect to a MSSQL database on Azure using a SQL Server user
> account but I get this from GDAL (v2): Unable to initialize connection to
> the server for MSSQL:server=***;database=***;user=*** ;password=*** [SQL
> Server]Login failed. The login is from an untrusted domain and cannot be
> used with Windows authentication.
> A co-worker looked at the code of the MSSQL driver and noticed you
> are using the ODBC drivers, but are hard coding the trusted_connection
> parameter to be yes.
> Is this by design?
> Should I file a issue report?
> Thanks,
> Paul
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