Subject Re: [ib-support] Connecting Problem To Win98 Server
Author Helen Borrie
At 11:13 AM 31-05-01 +0300, you wrote:
>Hello list,
>I've installed Firebird to a Win98 machine as server. From clients I can not connect to my database.
>Clients also use Win98
>I can ping server from my clients.
>My server has an ip of
>My server's share name is fin_server
>I've modified hosts and services files as they should be.
>(For hosts file I've added : fin_server line,
>for services file I've added : gds_db 3050/tcp line)
>I've checked out connection string and it seems to be true (fin_server:c:\fin\ozture.gdb)
>What am I missing?

Make sure all of your clients have the server entry in their hosts files.
Also make sure that they all have TCP/IP at the top of their network protocol stack.

What error do the clients get on trying to connect? Do the clients all have the correct version of gds32.dll?


All for Open and Open for All
InterBase Developer Initiative ยท