Re: running an application across VPN
From: RHS (rsalucci_at_sbcglobal.net)
Date: Sun, 26 Oct 2003 22:58:09 GMT
Thanks Wolfgang, I think you're on to something with using the IP in the
ODBC configuration. I can try that. Either way, if I use the NETBIOS name or
the IP of the DB server in the client's ODBC configuration, you're right, I
will need something to resolve the name.
I appreciate it much.
"Wolfgang Kueter" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> RHS wrote:
> > Thanks Duane, Hugo,and Wolfgang for your replies. If this were a
> > question, then I would have to agree with Wolfgang.
> I just refered to Hugo's posting regarding perfomance.
> > This is more of an "access" question. I will try it without an LMHosts
> > first to see if the remote clients can access the database server once
> > they're connected to the VPN.
> You might try. You either need some sort of name resolution via an
> internal DNS Server, that provides these information, (IMHO the best way
> to do it), the local hosts file or you have to use the IP of the server
> when creating the ODBC entry on the clients. But this is really simply a
> name resolving problem.