The SQLHOSTS File on VMS and UNIX
This appendix applies to the OpenVMS and UNIX platforms only.
It describes the SQLHOSTS file which is used to list all the databases that are accessible to a Mimer SQL application from the node on which it resides.
For general information on how to make databases accessible, refer to Registering the Database.
The program called mimhosts can be used to manage the contents of the SQLHOSTS file instead of editing it manually.
When the dbinstall program is used to install a local database on a UNIX node, an entry for it is automatically added to the LOCAL section, see LOCAL Section, of the SQLHOSTS file on that node.
VMS: On an OpenVMS node, the SQLHOSTS file can have any name and is located by translating the logical name MIMER_SQLHOSTS. The MIMSETUP8 command will define it to be:
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