DB2, MS Access and DB2 Connect

Louise Reid

DB2, MS Access and DB2 Connect
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Reid, Louise
> Sent: Thursday, October 07, 1999 9:14 AM
> To: '[login to unmask email]'
> Subject: FW: DB2, MS Access and DB2 Connect
> I must not understand how this works. I sent this message (attached) last
> week but do not see it on the list.
> I also tried to send this search to '[login to unmask email]'
> SEARCH DB2-L FROM TODAY-7 TO TODAY WHERE SUBJECT CONTAINS ACCESS
>
> and again with quotes around the search words and rec'd error messages on
> both.
>
> I have never used a listserve before so I'm sure I just don't understand.
>
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Thanks, Louise Reid
> From: Reid, Louise
> Sent: Thursday, September 30, 1999 8:18 AM
> To: '[login to unmask email]'
> Subject: DB2, MS Access and DB2 Connect
>
> Is anyone really using MS Access as a front-end to their DB2/390? We are
> trying two different paths to get to our data on the mainframe. One is to
> connect through Datajoiner and the other is to connect directly via
> DB2-Connect. Most of the time our queries work fine but use of the forms
> is
> painfully slow and sometimes a query will work and then later the same
> query causes Access to blow up.
>
> I have applied maintenance to DB2-Connect, the CAE and Datajoiner.
>
> We use QMF for Windows and it works everytime. But we are only doing
> queries with it, not updates.
>
> Any help would be appreciated.
>
> Thanks, Louise Reid
>
>