Paradox on a Samba share

Paulo Almeida seth at
Fri Jul 23 10:26:49 GMT 1999


you must to configure the parameter "net dir" in DBE adminitrator to the
same director in all computer that need to run that program
I think this can resolve you problem

Paulo Almeida
seth at

Ashley Clark wrote:

> I've been trying to get a program that uses Paradox databases over Samba
> shares set up for a company here and I'm smashing my head into a wall.
> This is a custom application written with Delphi/BDE accessing Paradox
> tables on a network share. Previously they used Netware and all was
> glorious until the box died, since they're version of Netware was
> bootlegged ages ago I decided to install Linux/Samba and now when the
> application tries to start on a second computer it gives an error
> stating, "Network initialization failed. File: PDOXUSRS.NET.
> Directory: F:\PLUMBING\"
> What am I missing?
> Ashley Clark
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