Subject Re: [firebird-support] FDB networking
Author Marc Gilels
This is the actual error (attached)

We are runing firebird on our XP pro server and viewing with firebird on a win 7 station...all permissions given

-----Original Message-----
From: Doug Chamberlin <chamberlin.doug@...>
To: firebird-support <>
Sent: Thu, Mar 15, 2012 2:41 pm
Subject: Re: [firebird-support] FDB networking

On 3/15/12 6:36 AM, marc wrote:
> My IT person is away on spring break and I am having trouble
> getting a my network to access the FDB from another computer.
> I am getting an error similar to : " can not open FDB"
> All permissions are have been given. The database opens fine on the
> server. Any help would be appreciated.
Sounds like you have a conceptual error here. You do not "open the FDB"
from another computer. You access the Firebird server machine from
another computer and the server opens the FDB file locally.

What program are you using to try to access the database?

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