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Why is there no "Stop database after last disconnect" checkbox on the ODBC Administrator - Login tab when the Action: is set to "Start and connect to a database on another computer"?

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Testing via the ODBC Administrator - ODBC tab - Test connection button indicates that AutoStop defaults to YES, because the test connection causes the database to be started AND stopped on the other computer... and I can't find any way to set AUTOSTOP to NO ( OK, I guess I could use the Advanced tab :)

The checkbox DOES appear when Action: is set to "Start and connect to a database on this computer".

asked 01 Dec '10, 14:51

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Breck Carter
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edited 03 Dec '10, 12:53

Breck, finally embracing the GUI progress...

(03 Dec '10, 14:10) Volker Barth

This was a bug in the connection dialog. The checkbox was simply not added. It will be fixed in build

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answered 02 Dec '10, 15:14

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