[thelist] Intranet Freezing

April april at farstrider.org
Thu Feb 2 16:59:51 CST 2006

Access only allows so many connections at a time... 10?  When a web app 
requests information, that connection stays open for so long.  It's 
pretty easy to add up to the limit on open connections that way.  I'm 
not sure how avoidable the problem is with connections staying open. 
You might be able to change how the pages are coded to ease the problem 
a bit... but yeah, Access is not a good idea for something with actual 

j s wrote:
> Theres several things on this box - and the intranet is one of them. The intranet is freezing up.  Is there anything in regular asp pages that would cause the intranet to freeze up for all the pages?  All the databases are Access - would too many people requesting stuff from an Access database at one time make it freeze?  Like several people trying to pull up the phone listing at once?
>   Any ideas are welcome
>   Jess

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