|Subject||RE: [firebird-support] Re: Minimal client install|
> At 09:21 AM 13/01/2006 +1100, Alan McDonald wrote:the question was, "in a minimal client install, does the client pc need the
> >client helen - not server
> Client, Alan. Port resolution occurs where the client meets the
> server. The client library (the API) and the server executable are both
> components of the server. Both know about the defaults without having to
> read the Services file, each knows how to deal with the
> alternatives/overrides if they are configured. Read the relevant
> in the release notes yourself...
The answer is no and has nothing to do with which port the server is
listening on. None of my client installs have a services entry for whatever
port their server listens on.