Connecting to Microsoft Sql From PHP on RedHat Linux

I want to connect to Microsoft Sql Server From PHP on Reh Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3,i want to use the native freetds driver but doesn't know how to get it working.

Iam using Reh Hat linux 6.4 ,httpd 2.4 & PHP 5.4.20
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Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
It is a pain and it does not support some of the newer data types in SQL Server.  This question http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/C/Q_27424576.html has a section at the end where the asker explains how it finally did it.  The 'mssql' driver on Linux is not the same as the 'mssql' driver on Windows.
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