Readme_Enumerating OLE DB Data Sources
This sample works only with SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server 2008. It will not work with any version of SQL Server earlier than SQL Server 2005.
Shows how to use the enumerator object to list the data sources available. This sample is not supported on IA64.
SQL Server samples and sample databases must be downloaded and installed before you can view or work with them. For more information, see Considerations for Installing SQL Server Samples and Sample Databases.
For more information on this sample, see How to: Enumerate OLE DB Data Sources (OLE DB) in Books Online.
Before running this sample, make sure the following software is installed:
SQL Server or SQL Server Express including Database Engine.
You can download SQL Server Express from the Microsoft Download Center.
The AdventureWorks2008R2 database that is available at the Microsoft SQL Server Developer Center.
The SQL Server Database Engine samples that are available at the Microsoft SQL Server Developer Center.
.NET Framework SDK 2.0 or Microsoft Visual Studio 2005. You can obtain .NET Framework SDK free of charge. See Installing the .NET Framework Documentation.
If you are using Visual Studio, load the ListDataSourcesWithEnumerator.sln file and build it.
Make sure your INCLUDE environment variable includes the directory that contains sqlncli.h.
If you are using MSBuild.exe, invoke MSBuild.exe at a command prompt, passing it the ListDataSourcesWithEnumerator.sln file: