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
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
>
>



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