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Preventing specific hosts from connecting to SQL Server

I have one VB program installed in several PCs connected to SQL Server 7 with the same SQL user but, in the connection...

string, the Workstation parameter is personalized with the name of the PC.

I can see in SQL Server Enterprise Manager in Current Activity - Process Info; in the Host Column, the name of every PC connected.

The question is: Is it possible to say to SQL Server not to let the connection to a specific host?

Nope. The best you can do is dump sp_who into a table, scan the table for the host you do not want in, pull out the spid, and kill that spid.

 

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