|Subject||Re: Firebird Newbie|
> >However, the IB_Connection1 seem to connect using the followingof
> >DM17:E:\Network\Discovery Enterprise\sales.gdb
> >192.168.16.77:E:\Network\Discovery Enterprise\sales.gdb
> These are both variants of a TCP/IP connection.
> For a NetBeui connection there is only one possibility:
> \\DM17\E:\Network\Discovery Enterprise\sales.gdb
> and "DM17" has to be the server's real name.
> I do urge you to use Server, Path and Protocol properties instead
> Databasename - then your connection string will be bomb-proof,whatever
> protocol you choose.I always follow your advice, Helen.
> Alternatively, use IB_SQL, which you don't even need to download.Learn to know it and you'll learn to love it. :-)
IB_SQL has now become my console :)
Thank you, Helen and Svein Erling. Your efforts to help me out gave
me exactly what I needed to start off here.