|Subject||Re: Deploy Delphi Application with FB|
--- In email@example.com, Helen Borrie <helebor@t...>
> At 12:44 PM 2/12/2003 +0000, you wrote:will
> >Sorry for missing out all these details, here it is.
> >FB 1.5
> >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*the
> right thing to do. To make it simplest for yourself to set upFirebird
> clients for your IBO applications, make a copy of fbclient.dll ndand
> rename it to gds32.dll. Deploy that to the clients' systemdirectory or,
> better, deploy it in the same directory as where your applicationpieces -
> executable runs.
> Also create a directory on the client for other Firebird bits and
> let's say you create it as c:\Program Files\FirebirdClient. Aftercreating
> this directory, create a subdirectory named \bin and copy theprogram
> instreg.exe into it.place
> 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).At the
> Now, open a command window and cd to that new ...\bin directory.
> command line typeOk thanks so much for your help. I'll try again.
> One more thing to do:
> Edit the hosts file and add the IP address and server name, e.g.
> 220.127.116.11 MyServer # Firebird host server