"Michael Neumann" <uu9r / stud.uni-karlsruhe.de> wrote in message
news:20030313085950.GA4441 / rz.uni-karlsruhe.de...

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> "Invalid character string or buffer length"
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> Seems like an syntax error in the DSN or something alike (perhaps the path
name?).

I just wonder what ODBC is doing in the connection string. I haven't worked
with DBI, so this might be the standard way. But I would have thought you'd
connect to Access directly i.e. such that DBI uses ADO internally, or better
yet, DAO.

Mikkel