Subject Re: [ib-support] Re: --* Please Help*--- Database corruption and cannot backup & restore
Author Nando Dessena

> By the way, if a database has Forced Writes = On, the engine is already
> opening the database in exclusive mode, so this is not a completely new
> approach/file access mode for the engine.

are you sure?
I always have Forced Writes turned on (IB5.6) and did experience the
problem in the past.