Subject IB transaction number bug - IB 5.6, 6.01
Author csswa
For users of IB 5.6 and 6.01 and Firebird 1 beta, you need to be
aware of this bug. In short, backup and restore before the
applicable transaction-count maximum is reached!

1024 byte pages 131,596,287.
2048 byte pages 265,814,016.
4096 byte pages 534,249,472.
8192 byte pages 1,071,120,384.

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