Samba 2.0 and MS Access DB

Florian G. Pflug fgp at
Wed Jan 27 02:33:46 GMT 1999

On Wed, Jan 27, 1999 at 01:03:32PM +1100, Gabriel Velasquez wrote:
> I installed samba on an Intel based Server running Red Hat 5.2.  I can
> access files on the shares I created but I run into a problem accessing
> a database program written in MS Access.  It seems that only one person
> at a time can open the database.  I get an error of "File is already in
> use" .
> What are the optimal settings for accessing MS Access in a multi-user
> application?
I for things to be "100% save", you would have to use a sql-database on your
server, and use ms-access as a frontend.

                                   Greetings, Florian Pflug

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