Subject Re: [ib-support] FireBird and MacOS X - No access to port 3050
Author John Bellardo

On Thursday, March 13, 2003, at 10:41 AM, John B. Moore wrote:

> Greetings,
> I have had Firebird CS running quite nicely for months on my
> iBook. I recently had to reinstall the OS 10.2 and then did a
> re-install of firebird. Now I can no longer access firebird through
> the 3050 port. I don't have any firewall running and I can not figure
> out what has failed or is out of wack.. the gd_db service is
> definned, the entry in the inetd.conf is the same as before... (It is
> running because I can connect via isql and run queries and such..)
> I'm out of ideas and would appreciate suggestions...

Others have had problems with incorrect /etc/inetd.conf (or
/etc/xinetd.d) entries. You should verify these are correct. A
typical inetd.conf entry looks like:

gds_db stream tcp nowait root