Subject RE: [firebird-support] Re: Alias
Author Ari.Adrianto
Gee... thx..
It works, even without restarting fb.

I'love Fb. Simple, easy, but powerfull. Just drop my applications into my
customers and leave it. No complicated administration after all.

Best Rgds,

-----Original Message-----
From: Uwe Grauer [mailto:mailinglists@...]
Sent: Thursday, September 29, 2005 4:14 PM
Subject: Re: [firebird-support] Re: Alias

Adam wrote:

>--- In, "Ari.Adrianto"
><ari.adrianto@k...> wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > I've firebird 1.52 installed on Windows 2000 Server. The connection
> > made for client is using directory, for example :
> >
> > I've heard that firebid can use Alias for this, so users won't know
>the real
> > directory server. I've tried but it doesn't work. Is there anyone
>who can
> > tell me how to use alias ?
> >
> >
> > Best Rgds,
> > Ari Adrianto
>Locate aliases.conf ($PROGRAMFILES\Firebird\Firebird_1_5
>\aliases.conf) and open in notepad
>Add the line
>ACC = d:\db\acc.fdb
>Save the file and close
>Change your connection string in your application from
>\db\acc.fdb to
>Firebird will automatically lookup the path from the aliases.conf
>when the connection is made.
You should restart FB after these changes.



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