Subject RE: [ib-support] Interbase coexisting with other SQL servers
Author Riho-Rene Ellermaa
Thx to all. I'll let them check this port stuff.
About GPF - I really hope they are not using Windows 3.1 (like Helen
suggested), because my program is made for Win95 :)

Riho-Rene Ellermaa
senior programmer
> The biggest reason for different db servers not liking each
> other, is if
> they try to use the same TCP/IP port, if your in a Unix or Windows
> environment, check the services file, on Unix it will be in the /etc
> and on Windows it will be in the \windows folder. Fighting for the
> same port, might cause one or both programs to GPF, especially if it
> gets data formatted for the other program.
> If they use different ports, then there is the possibility that there
> is a bug in PervasiveSQL, unless they have done a lot of debugging
> since PSQL 2000 came out, then this bug has more then a few friends.
> Now my Linux server has MySQL on it, but the client machine doesn't
> have a client, so I can't fully test whether they agree with each
> other or not.