Subject Re: [Firebird-Java] What is JDBC URL for Firebird server running on internet server
Author Roman Rokytskyy
> This is format of jdbc url:
> jdbc:firebirdsql://localhost:3050/<path_to_database>/<database_name>.fdb

> This works fine on a LAN.
> But how about a Firebird server running on an internet server, outside the
> LAN.
> Is there an other url format in that case ?

No, you just specify the public name or IP address and port instead of

But it is not recommended to use Firebird over the Internet, since the wire
protocol is not optimized for a delays you have there. The second reason is
security - wire protocol is not encrypted. Better install either ssh tunnel
or ZeeBeeDee that will both compress and encrypt traffic, that brings