Subject Re: [firebird-support] Connection difficulties just started.
Author Daniel Rail

At Friday, June 20, 2008, 10:51 AM, mlq97 wrote:

> The FB server is definitely running and I can connect OK using IBexpert.

Are you using TCP/IP to connect using IBExpert?

> When I open my project in Delphi I get the following message:

> ISC ERROR CODE:335544721
> Unable to complete network request to host "localhost".
> Failed to establish a connection.
> No connection could be made because the target machine actively
> refused it.

I usually get this error when there is a firewall that is blocking the

> The Firebird log shows:
> HP_NX9420 (Client) Fri Jun 20 14:33:34 2008
> INET/inet_error: connect errno = 10061

This indicates a network error that is logged by Firebird, but not
generated by Firebird.

Best regards,
Daniel Rail
Senior Software Developer
ACCRA Consultants Inc. (
ACCRA Med Software Inc. (