Subject Re: [firebird-support] Error using Firebird driver to connect from ASP
Author Stevio
I have posted there now. I do not think it is off topic here, this list is
about using Firebird, I am trying to use Firebird but am having trouble
doing so. If anyone has any ideas how I can get this working please let me


----- Original Message -----
From: "Helen Borrie" <helebor@...>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, November 19, 2005 5:48 AM
Subject: Re: [firebird-support] Error using Firebird driver to connect from

> Steven,
> Try posting this to the firebird-odbc-devel list. It's rather off-topic
> here...
> ^heLen
> At 11:52 PM 18/11/2005 +0000, you wrote:
>>I have installed the IBPhoenix Open Source ODBC Driver from this page:
>>I am trying to get a connection string to work from an ASP web page. I
>>tried both version 1.2 and version 1.2.1 and neither is working.
>>I am getting the following error:
>>Error Type:
>>Microsoft OLE DB Provider for ODBC Drivers (0x80040E4D)
>>unavailable database
>>/default.asp, line 9
>>I have tried various connection strings of the following formats:
>>MM_cnLibrary2_STRING = "DRIVER=Firebird/InterBase(r)
>>Tried using aliases.conf alias:
>>MM_cnLibrary2_STRING = "DRIVER=Firebird/InterBase(r)
>>Tried ODBC connection:
>>MM_cnLibrary_STRING = "dsn=testfb;"
>>All of these are giving the same error. I am using Windows XP Professional
>>and Firebird version 1.5.1.