Subject Re: security2.fdb
Author Adam
> >Are you saying that *gsec.exe* does not work with Firebird 2??
> Nope, it works. But it's now subject to being a Services API client
> - it's no longer a direct tube to the security database.


> My point is
> that offering it to a newbie to compensate for his yet unacquired
> knowledge about his development environment aint no solution.

Agreed to the point it is not ideal, but in the absense of access to
the services API from his development environment, such a 'hack' could
be used to achieve his goal of managing users.

My suggestion was certainly meant to be a 'last resort'. Given that no
other suggestions were forthcoming (at the time of that post), and
this was his second post on the subject after 3 days, I assumed that
no-one in the list knew enough about his environment to answer the

However I now think he must read your original post and follow up on
the .NET or Java list depending on his specific environment.