Subject Re: [IBO] Connection with tcp_ip protocol
Author hypmarie23
--- In, "Woody" <woody-tmw@...> wrote:
> From: "hypmarie23" <mariematignon@...>
> > --- In, Stefan Heymann <lists@> wrote:
> >>
> >> > Check the value of the FIREBIRD variable.
> >>
> >> > Try pinging localhost.
> >>
> >> > Try telnet-ing to it.
> >>
> >> + Try using an all-lowercase Alias (in aliases.conf and in your
> >> connection properties)
> > It doesn't change any thing.
> This problems sounds almost like you have two different alias.conf
files. I
> normally use the embedded FB client in the program directory so I
can switch
> to local easy if testing on a machine without FB installed or
running. That
> means I have an alias.conf file in the program directory when
> locally and one in the Firebird directory when running over TCPIP.
> this be a problem for you as well?
> Woody (TMW)
I just solved my problem :
It was because of GDS32.DLL in SYSTEM32. At the installation, I had
renamed FBBCLIENT.DLL in GDS32.DLL and so I had GDS32.DLL (same as
Now I have only FDBCLIENT.DLL and it works with TCP_IP AND LOCAL.
What is the correct way to deal with these dlls if I want to use
Interbase also ?