|Subject||Re: [Firebird-Java] Re: Is there a way to specify size of cache and how much memory fb can use?|
> Also, if I have a bunch of other apps running on the same computer,Stop-stop-stop. Firebird is not a wild animal that is not under control.
> and there's no way to control how much memory the database uses, what
> prevents the firebird from hogging all the memory, slowing down all
> other apps running on the machine?
It uses as much memory as you have configured, the rest is done then in
the "swap" files in the temp directory. Only that the -Xmx parameter
does not work for Firebird, you have to use other configuration