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Share BDE data ?

Posted on 2001-08-28
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I'm still using BDE, the problem now is I put my paradox data on a server then my database program access it from several clients at once.

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Directory controlled by other .NET file
File Z:\PDOXUSRS.LCK
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by:YodaMage
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You need to set the NetDir directory in the paradox drive, under the configuration tab in the BDE, to a single shared directory.

You have a situation where the *.net/*.lck files are being created on the root of the clients and cannot be shared.
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Paradox driver in configuration tab I meant.

Configuration|Drivers|Native|Paradox
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by:martin_g
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Here's some good info regarding using Paradox in a multi user environment:
Understanding PARADOX.NET file
http://community.borland.com/article/0,1410,15005,00.html

Paradox File Corruption
http://www.thedelphimagazine.com/samples/paradox/paradox.htm#Paradox
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Direct hit answer :) Thanks Yoda Mage
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