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I am trying to connect to an Azure SQL database from my Ubuntu installation. I have successfully pinged the server and it seems that my connection string is valid, however I get the following error:
An error occurred while establishing the connection:
Cannot open database 'xxxxx' on server 'xxxxx' requested by the login. Access to the database is only allowed using a security-enabled connection string.
I talked to the support folks who told me that while they don't officially support connecting to Azure, that there were others that were currently able to do so. I am hoping that someone may have found the same error and figured out how to fix it. Thanks in advance!
over 2 years ago
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Re: Connecting to an Azure Database
Most likely, you need to connect over an SSH Tunnel: