Subject Re: [firebird-support] Using a file on a network share
Author Martijn Tonies
Hi Alex,

> I think I know a good reason why people try to use database files on a
> Share :))
> A friend of mine, just minutes ago told me:
> "Why can't I use a file in a share. I can browse it using XXX GUI tool."
> So, all you guys who develop GUI tools for Firebird, please consider
> removing "Network neighbourhood" from your "Select/Open file ..." dialogs.

Tough call - this CAN be useful if you need to browse xxx levels
deep in your shared folder and you simply shared target C drive :-)
Replacing the sharename with "C:\" could do the trick :-)

With regards,

Martijn Tonies
Database Workbench - developer tool for InterBase, Firebird, MySQL & MS SQL
Upscene Productions