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Fundemental IB database question

Fundemental IB database question

Fundemental IB database question

(OP)
Well, I get the dumb award this week chums.

Q. What are the steps requierd to create an IB database using the IB console route. I want to create a database on  a remote server.

I keep getting an error when trying to create one

Any help appreciated

Thanks

RE: Fundemental IB database question

What error?

Make sure you enter a path LOCAL to the server (something like: c:\mydatabases\mydb.ib or so...

Martijn Tonies
Database Workbench - the developer tool for InterBase and Firebird
http://www.upscene.com

RE: Fundemental IB database question

(OP)
Hi Martin

Thanks for the reply mate. I've got the path sorted.

Thing is, I have made an alias but then when I try to connect to the database I get the error:

"I/O error for file "e:\datavol\memo\memo.gdb"
Error while trying to open file
unknown Win32 error 2"

?????

RE: Fundemental IB database question

Microsoft Windows 2000 [Version 5.00.2195]
(C) Copyright 1985-2000 Microsoft Corp.

C:\>net helpmsg 2

The system cannot find the file specified.



Did you create a datafile at e:\data...

Martijn Tonies
Database Workbench - the developer tool for InterBase and Firebird
http://www.upscene.com

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