Subject Re: [ib-support] extremely long register and connection times
> This is a sabotage effort by M$. Supposedly they included *.gdb as
> an extension for backing up files.
> Every time you change something, xp back up the whole file. They did
> not do this on their own database extensions. It was done to make IB
> look bad.
> M$ sucks. There are lots of comments around on how to disable the
> feature or change from *.gdb to
> something else that M$ does not track.

If you read the whole thread you will see that Stan has
tried has already tried all of that!

Stan - Have you ever tried to get an answer from Microsoft
Support. I am still waiting on my question. In the meantime
I have reinstalled W2k and the machine works again. I did
not get as far as running Interbase on XP, as nothing would
run <g>. ( And I pay them several hundred pounds a year for

Lester Caine
L.S.Caine Electronic Services