Subject Re: [IBO] Pipe Error message
Author Helen Borrie
At 05:14 PM 2/09/2005 +0000, you wrote:
>My users have been reporting Fatal Error messages when they are
>running our Delphi application. The error in a nutshell is:
>"No process is on the other end of the pipe"

>This causes an access violation error in gds32.dll and crashes the
>program. It just began happening after about 3 months of somewhat
>smooth sailing.

Sounds like a Windows networking message. (cpNetBeui protocol). Did you
apply a service pack to Windows?

>Any suggestions as to what could be causing this?
>Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

On the (sparse) info provided, this has no hallmarks of any IBO or DB
engine error and it's almost certainly off-topic for the IBO list. Put
together a decent problem description, including info about your OS
platforms (server and client versions, anything superimposed on the
network, such as VPN, et al.), database engine (server version and model
[Classic|Superserver] and client versions), anything pertinent from the
server log (interbase.log or firebird.log, depending on what server is

Provide details of the conditions under which the problem occurs, along
with all exception messages (not "in a nutshell").

Then post your message to firebird-support, if it's Firebird or an older
InterBase; or to the relevant Borland newsgroup if you are using IB 6.5 or