Posts tagged sql-server

Restoring a database on ms sql server for linux (docker)

Dec. 17, 2016, 1:05 a.m. sql-server , docker , northwind , linux

Right-O Jeeves, I downloaded the Northwind backup for sql server, but how do I restore it with sqlcmd?  RESTORE DATABASE Northwind FROM DISK='/tmp/Northwind.bak' But that produced Msg 3201, Level 16, State 2, Server 61ea3d23c7fb, Line 1 Cannot open backup device '/tmp/Northwind.bak'. Op ...

using SQL Server

Dec. 17, 2016, 1:03 a.m. heidisql , sql-server , winetricks , wine , DBeaver

sqlcmd sucks, so I thought to try out VS Code to connect to the sql server. Unfortunately I had to upgrade my Linux Mint Version due partly to inistallation conflicts with sqlcmd on it. But what do I get when I try to run the sql-server extension on VS Code? Failed to load sql tools service Thi ...

SQL Server on Linux

Dec. 13, 2016, 3:48 p.m. sql-server , microsoft , docker

Right, it's been more than 15 years since I last opened a connection to a M$ SQL Server. I thought I would have another crack at it since Mircrosoft has embracced open source in general and linux in particular. I setup sql server on my linux machine using the official docker image provided by mi ...