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i have a program that is constantly calling back and forth to a database located outside the local internet

each time i connect it take a little while to connect to the database

how do i open a connection to the database and keep it open in periods of inactivity

or any better suggestions
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what programming language are you using?
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Hi,

If you're using Visual Basic, then try this :

connectionObject.setTimeout(400) ;   // setting the time to wait, and be connected for about 400 seconds

This should hopefully keep the connection alive in period of inactivity.

Best Regards,

Warturtle

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forgot about this one
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