|Subject||Re: Can't connect to local Firebird server|
If you are using the same connection string for a connection to a local Firebird engine as you did for a remote engine, this is where your issue may lie.
The connection string for a the local, embedded edition is slightly different from that of connecting to a remote server.
Here is a sample connection string that I am using to access my embedded Firebird server for a desktop application I have been working on...
I hope this helps you out...