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troubleshooting Question

How to connect Ddatbase by dsn file

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Originally, I use the following code to connect to DB, by connection string.

Now need to connect by .dsn file.

May I know how to do it? Now the DB changed to SQL2005

DataStruct OpenDatabase(char* DefServerName)
      DataStruct dbSession;
      SQLRETURN SQLinfo;
      bool connORA, connPML;

      SQLHENV    hEnv;
      SQLHDBC    hDbc;

      SQLAllocHandle( SQL_HANDLE_ENV, SQL_NULL_HANDLE, &hEnv );
      SQLAllocHandle( SQL_HANDLE_DBC, hEnv, &hDbc);
      SQLinfo = SQLConnect( hDbc,
            (SQLCHAR*)"pquser",SQL_NTS );
      if( SQLinfo == SQL_SUCCESS || SQLinfo == SQL_SUCCESS_WITH_INFO )
            connORA = TRUE;
            connORA = FALSE;

      SQLHENV    henv;
      SQLHDBC    hdbc;

      SQLAllocHandle( SQL_HANDLE_ENV, SQL_NULL_HANDLE, &henv );
      SQLAllocHandle( SQL_HANDLE_DBC, henv, &hdbc);
      SQLinfo = SQLConnect( hdbc,
      if( SQLinfo == SQL_SUCCESS || SQLinfo == SQL_SUCCESS_WITH_INFO )
            connPML = TRUE;
            connPML = FALSE;

      dbSession.hEnv  = hEnv;
      dbSession.hDbc  = hDbc;
      dbSession.henv  = henv;
      dbSession.hdbc  = hdbc;
      dbSession.connORA = connORA;
      dbSession.connPML = connPML;

      return dbSession;
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