YO, THE WIN98 WORKS FINE. IT IS THE W2k THAT I AM HAVING THE PROBLEM WITH.
GEO ----- Original Message ----- From: "Bagotronix Tech Support" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Friday, April 04, 2003 2:29 PM Subject: Re: [PEDA] DE 99SE IN WIN 98 AND 2000 > > I have win2k + sp3 on my workstation. The server is WIN98 lately I > > keep getting these annoying dbase share error (there is no one else on > > Your SERVER is Win98 ???? (faints in disbelief) > > That's the least capable server you could be using. No wonder you are > having problems. Win98 is a severe security risk (open TCP/UDP ports, etc), > so I hope you have it behind a firewall, or not connected in any way to the > Internet. > > I admit I (still) use a Win98 server at home as a music server and printer > server. It accumulates crud in memory (memory leaks) and has to be rebooted > every week or so. It doesn't lock up or stop working, but it gets slow. > It's OK because it's use for non-critical functions, but there's no way I'd > put anything mission-critical on it. That machine is 5 years old now and > still works great (white box PC are the best!). But someday when I have to > perform surgery on it, it's getting Linux. Oh yeah, it's behind a > firewall - no way I'd use without one. And I don't mean a software > firewall, I mean a firewall box. > > Either upgrade that server to NT or W2k, or switch it over to Linux. > Personally, I recommend the latter. I have a Linux server at work and it is > rock stable. > > Sorry, I know this doesn't immediately help you. > > Best regards, > Ivan Baggett > Bagotronix Inc. > website: www.bagotronix.com > > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Roger" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Sent: Thursday, April 03, 2003 10:27 PM > Subject: Re: [PEDA] DE 99SE IN WIN 98 AND 2000 > > > > Speaking of win2k with servers. > > I have win2k + sp3 on my workstation. The server is WIN98 lately I > > keep getting these annoying dbase share error (there is no one else on > > the network) The odbc errors come in bunches. "tech support" just gives > > the stock "do a clean install" or "update ODBC" or whatever its called. > > That has been their solution for 12 years now - it never fixes the bugs, > > I just go away for a while. Anyhow I have a dual boot machine and it > > works ok under the win 98 boot. > > Everything else works reliably on WIN 2k, accept this SE99 - any ideas? > > roger > > > > > > > > > > > > * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * To post a message: mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] * * To leave this list visit: * http://www.techservinc.com/protelusers/leave.html * * Contact the list manager: * mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] * * Forum Guidelines Rules: * http://www.techservinc.com/protelusers/forumrules.html * * Browse or Search previous postings: * http://www.mail-archive.com/[EMAIL PROTECTED] * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *