Subject Re: [ib-support] interbase on windows 2000
Author Lucas Franzen
monalisa schrieb:
> Hi all !
> I have some problem that's need helped. Usually on server side we've set any
> groups for security level, so not every user can access all directory on
> server.
> On Windows NT server, there's no problem. But on windows 2000 server, I can
> not access the database even I already give the group full access on
> directory where the .gdb located. The one can access the database is user
> which have same level as administrator. It's not secure at all if I give all
> the user have administrator level. There's other directory must have set
> full access besides the directory where .gdb located ?

It's a common misunderstanding to give the users the access right to the
the db-directory.
The users neither access the directory nor the database itself, this is
done by the IB/FB server.

Usually your problem occurs when you install FB/IB without being logged
in as ADMIN.

Uninstall it - reinstall the server as admin and see if this makes a

(I haven't got any problem using Win2K on a server)