Subject Re: Deploy Delphi Application with FB
Author Alfred Seetoh
--- In, Helen Borrie <helebor@t...>
> At 12:44 PM 2/12/2003 +0000, you wrote:
> >Sorry for missing out all these details, here it is.
> >FB 1.5
> >IBObjects
> >Win 2k
> >Delphi 6
> The FIRST thing to do is to study the release notes. In there you
> find out that copying the gds32.dll that comes with Fb 1.5 is *not*
> right thing to do. To make it simplest for yourself to set up
> clients for your IBO applications, make a copy of fbclient.dll nd
> rename it to gds32.dll. Deploy that to the clients' system
directory or,
> better, deploy it in the same directory as where your application
> executable runs.
> Also create a directory on the client for other Firebird bits and
pieces -
> let's say you create it as c:\Program Files\FirebirdClient. After
> this directory, create a subdirectory named \bin and copy the
> instreg.exe into it.
> Go back to the FirebirdClient directory and copy firebird.msg
> there. (Later, when you get the hang of things, you may want to
> firebird.conf and aliases.conf there).
> Now, open a command window and cd to that new ...\bin directory.
At the
> command line type
> instreg.exe
> One more thing to do:
> Edit the hosts file and add the IP address and server name, e.g.
> MyServer # Firebird host server

Ok thanks so much for your help. I'll try again.

> /heLen