I have created a dll using VB5 and registered it on an NT4 server using Microsoft Transaction Server. I can use DCOMCNFG to view the appid of the VB application on the client machine and I can view the properties of the component in MTS to see the cslid on the server.
I have been asked to explain how the two are related and I have no idea. I believe that the clsid is somehow attached to the appid to form a logical link so that the client side application knows where to look for the server side dll. Am I close? Can you offer another explanation? Thanks.