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Setting up a ColdFusion 8 datasource with a SQL Server 2008 box using SSL

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Has anybody out there successfully set up a datasource in the coldfusion 8 administrator that connects to a sql server 2008 instance with SSL?

It's the SSL part that is turning out to be a problem. The SQL Server I'm trying to connect to must use ssl but I can not connect to it.

I have all the info for the SQL Server login I'm just not able to successfully create the datasource name in the CF Admin.

I tried using the native SQL Server driver and also using a JDBC driver jTDS.

Has anybody done this?
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Have you tried MS JDBC driver? if not try it..
Are you using windows or sql authentication to connect to sql?
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I'll try the MS JDBC driver today. I'm using SQL Server authentication for the connection.
I'm guessing it's kind of unusual to connect to a SQL Server via SSL.
There really isn't too much info about it online.
 
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