Connection Pooling & OLEDB - Classic ASP

I've been reading up on connection pooling and I can see where some registry items are required to start connection pooling with ODBC but haven't seen anything with regard to OLEDB.  The app I'm currently trying to fix uses OLEDB connection strings.  Do I need to do anything to enable connection pooling.  The webserver is Windows 2000.


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the paragraph

"ODBC 3.0

ODBC 3.0 does connection pooling. Because ODBC 3.0 does connection pooling, any database interface that uses ODBC 3.0 can also take advantage of connection pooling. For instance, currently the Microsoft OLEDB provider for ODBC uses ODBC 3.0 to connect to data sources. This means that OLEDB can take advantage of ODBC 3.0 connection pooling. ADO uses this OLEDB provider to connect to Datasources. Both ADO and this OLEDB provider can take advantage of ODBC 3.0's connection pooling.

ODBC controls the number of connections pooled and times out a connection based on a setting that can be controlled through ODBC APIs. "

is the pertinent portion of the article i posted

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talkingwallAuthor Commented:
Ok, not to be dense but what I'm reading in your reply is that even though I am not using an ODBC DSN in my connection string, I still have to set up connection pooling by modifying the registry per your article if I want to take advantage of connection pooling:

talkingwallAuthor Commented:
So, is the last post (just above) correct? Thanks!
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