I have not heard of any such bug. I checked the bug database and saw no mention of it. (This doesn't mean the bug doesn't exist - just that no one has reported it.) I've certainly never seen it w/ the Access DSNs I use. ======================================================================= Raymond Camden, ColdFusion Jedi Master for Mindseye, Inc Email : jedimaster at mindseye.com WWW : www.camdenfamily.com/morpheus Yahoo IM : morpheus "My ally is the Force, and a powerful ally it is." - Yoda > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org > [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Jeff Haas > Sent: Tuesday, December 17, 2002 3:19 PM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: [thelist] Self-expiring data sources in CFMX? > > > Hi. > > I'm having a weird problem with CFMX that I haven't run into > before on any platform. I'm developing a MX application with > an Access database on a server hosted on a shared box in > Ottawa and have configured my DSNs with their web-based > control panel. Nothing out of the ordinary here. Just the > regular stuff. > > The problem is that the DSN self-expires every few days. It > just stops being accessible to CF, but remains registered as > a system DSN. I have to delete the DSN and set it up again in > order to get CF to work properly. > > I've asked tech support about it and they say it's a common > problem with MX for which there is no solution. I can't > believe that. Has anyone else run into it? If so, how did you > resolve it? > > The host says that people who have been complaining about it > (and I got the impression that there have been numerous > complaints) have just been moved to a CF5 server. I'd rather > not do that, but do I have any other choice? > > Can anyone here share some information on this? > > Thanx. > > Jeff > > > > Jeffrey Haas > Manager, Technical Development, Digital Media > Spencer Francey Peters > t: 416.203.2300 > f: 416.203.0303 > e: jhaas at sfpinc.com > > > Jeffrey Haas > Manager, Technical Development, Digital Media > Spencer Francey Peters > t: 416.203.2300 > f: 416.203.0303 > e: jhaas at sfpinc.com > > > -- > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !