>>>>> "Rob" == Rob Greene <rgreene@stripped> writes:
Rob> I've asked this before but didn't get any responses (even "I don't knows")!
Rob> So, here goes again...
Rob> Has anyone else had trouble setting the ODBC timeout for MySQL from VB6?
Rob> I've tried various combinations of these code snippets:
Rob> (1) DBEngine.LoginTimeout = 5
Rob> Set wsMySQL = DBEngine.CreateWorkspace("MyWS", Username, Password,
Rob> (2) wsMySQL.LoginTimeout = 5
Rob> Set connMySQL = wsMySQL.OpenConnection("myConn", dbDriverNoPrompt,
Rob> False, _
Rob> (3) & "ODBC;DSN=xxx;LOGINTIMEOUT=5")
Rob> I've even hacked the registry, per the Microsoft instructions! As far as I
Rob> can figure, I am using ODBCDirect to do this. I've tried the following
Rob> MyODBC drivers: 2.50.19.00, 2.50.21.00, 2.50.25.00. I really don't know if
Rob> this is a VB, ODBC, or MyODBC problem...
Rob> P.S. My client is running from Win98, and this is the easiest way to get
Rob> things up and running for him.
I checked the code for MyODBC client code and it supports only login
connect timout when you connect to a MySQL server on a NT on a pipe.
(hostname is NULL or '.')
If you want to change this, you may have to modify the function:
to handle timeouts on Win32