Pervasive.SQL error 2 using Windows Server 2003 and Pervasive.SQL Server Edition

Article ID: 0501051317553 - Last Review: 17 May 2006 by jasonl - Revision: 1 - Views: 4884

When you start Service Accent, you receive a Pervasive.SQL error 2.

This can be caused if your AccentDB folder is mapped to a shared folder on a Windows Server 2003 server via a drive letter. The security features in Windows Server 2003 appear to prevent the Pervasive.SQL client components from communicating with the Pervasive.SQL server components properly.

Rather than use a drive letter to map your database folder, use the UNC path instead. For example, run:


to map your database.

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