|Subject||Re: aliases and absolute file paths|
> This is the so-called "Windows path bug". It was exterminated by a
> change done during beta development of Fb 1.0. In released Firebird
> versions, an attempt to connect using one form of the path string
> whilst another user is connected having used the other form will
> cause an exception and block the attempted connection.
That was the alarm bell I was thinking about.