Subject RE: [IBO] IB_Connection1.AlterUser Problem
Author Gerhardus Geldenhuis
> No, there's no reason why this stream should *hang* your machine. If
> anything were amiss with the user name or password, it would return an
> error message, not hang the application.
> >The AGroupName parameter, is that the role which the user belongs to?
> No, it's a host network feature to support Unix groups - not related to
> database ROLE at all. My guess is that your application may not be hung,
> but that the Linux server is searching in vain for a group with same name
> as you are passing to it...
> By the way, only user name and password are required fields in the USERS
> record. It's not necessary (nor really desirable) to pass dummy strings
> for fields you aren't using. A dummy group name will obviously cause
> problems; and duplicating the user name into the last three
> fields of the
> user record is quite unnecessary. Just pass NULL to those fields.
> regards,
> Helen Borrie (TeamIBO Support)
Still no luck. I tried it like this and it still gives the same problem

I also tried adding users that already exists on the linux box but to no

Is the AGroupName parameter only applicable to unix type os's or will
it have effect on nt/w2k servers as well.