On Feb 16, 6:11 pm, Leonardo Velarde <leonardovelar...@gmail.com>
> I have an application on vb6 +msaccess network accesing
> works with no problem on windows, but now i have a client machine
> Kubuntu and wine, when running the program it gives an error that it
> cannot connect
> to the database, which is on another computer a network W2003Server,
> which means that the route code to \\server\files\db.mdb its not
As far as I'm aware, Wine doesn't handle network shares (yet).
> I used mount cifs to make a mount point on my kubuntu PC for the
> database on the server over the network, the program work fine, i make
> test it records perfectly.
> But on testing with other windows clients... the database gets
> corrupted and blocked.
> I was under the assumption that the mount was on real time and would
> not affect the database....
This is interesting. you don't happen to know what kind of locking
access uses over network shares, do you? I assume that somehow the
locking doesn't work as expected.
> What solutions do i have? or what is the correct code for my vb6 ado
> that instead of my \\server\files\db.mdb i put another route to get
> to my database on network,
> note: i tried looking it or by ip, or smb:// but no result. when
> testing it
> changes the route to Z://home/user ... db not founD!
I'm afraid I'm not aware of any good alternative.