Subject Re: [firebird-support] Firebird kind of proxy
Author Ann W. Harrison
At 12:50 PM 10/20/2004, Steffen Heil wrote:

>If I remember correctly, I could contact an interbase server and use that as
>a base to contact another interbase server on another machine. Some kind of
>connection forwarding.

That's been gone from InterBase for nearly a decade, but it
did exist. Something like

connect "peter:paul:mary:/home/dbs/my_db.gdb"

It would make a connection to peter, then to paul, then to mary.

>Am I wrong here?
>And if not, is this still available in firebird?

No, not yet. The reorganization Jim did in Vulcan will
reintroduce it.