Subject Re: [firebird-support] INET/INET_connect: gethostbyname failed, error code = 2
Author Dimitry Sibiryakov
On 28 Dec 2005 at 20:54, k_smith_000 wrote:

>Suprisingly, I'm getting those messages only when client is connecting
>from computer with Win2000/Win2003 installed. When I switch to WinXP,
>everything works like a dream!

Impossible! Some code in fbclient.dll directly prohibit access to
hosts "C", "D" or any other with the name matching local drive

SY, Dimitry Sibiryakov.