Subject Re: [firebird-support] I can not attach to remote server
Author Djordje Radovanovic
----- Original Message -----
From: Helen Borrie
Sent: Thursday, January 28, 2010 22:54
Subject: Re: [firebird-support] I can not attach to remote server

> Could NOT connect?

Yes, you are right, could not connect.

> What services were you messing around with? local firewall? Anti-virus? The Firebird client does not use any service except the remote pieces of TCP/IP.

I suppose that I did not touch any service that is TCP/IP related. I can establish file sharing and the only protocol on mine laptop is TCP/IP.

>Tell us about the other programs. What are they and what was the connection string you used in each case? And what was different about the connection string you used for Sinatica Monitor?

Other programs are IBExpert, Database Workbench, my programs (over ODBC). Connection string are not different in any way, all connection strings are saved long time ago as they are now.

>Tell us also
>-- what Windows OS is running on the server and the laptop
>-- which Firebird version and model is running on the server
>-- which version of fbclient.dll is being accessed by the faulting programs

OS is Windows Vista Bussines on my laptop and there is various servers, some running linux and some running Windows XP. Firebird is from 2.0.4 to 2.1.3. FbClient.dll that I tried are 2.0.5 and 2.1.3.

For example DBWorkbench give me exact message:
ISC ERROR CODE:335544721

Unable to complete network request to host "".
Failed to establish a connection.
A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or (...)

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