|Subject||RE: [firebird-support] Need clarification on remote firebird connection|
> -----Original Message-----If using TCP then no, once the connection is broken the server *shouldn't*
> 1. When server 1 is sending data to server 2 and the
> connection breaked, will server 1 keep trying to send data to
> server 2 or will the process time out automatically?
try to send any more data. And no FB does not time out automatically. That
said a firewall could be set to timeout after a certain period of non
activity so unless you control the server assume nothing.
> 2. Assuming the process will time out automatically, is itTo connect every time would, IMO, be overkill. It might be better to detect
> safe to connect these two server at all time (knowing the
> remote connection will break at random time) or just connect
> and disconnect everytime when demand is needed?
when the connection is broken (client side) and attempt to reconnect.