Lazarus DB Faq
This FAQ will be directed to database programming with Lazarus.
Where can I find more FAQ?
See the official website www.lazarus.freepascal.org. There is another FAQ as well. Here you will find a copy of the FAQ from www.freepascal.org .
Where can I find database components
IB / FB
How do I connect from Linux to a Windows server
Entering the correct path to a database on a Windows server from a Linux client is not very clear. Say you have installed firebird in F:\Program Files\firebird\. The employee.fdb example database will then be installed in the directory F:\Program Files\firebird\examples\ . The IP-adress of your computer is 192.168.2.100. Then entering the following databasename
in your IBConnection will connect to the required database. Note that you don't have to enter a value for the hostname property!