Subject Re: [ib-support] How to compact a gdb file.
Author Martijn Tonies

> In Access there is a command to compact the file. Is there an eqivalent in

No, there isn't. Firebird will re-use empty space inside the file for new
records. If
you really want to remove the empty space and continue using the same file,
only way to do it is to create a backup and restore the database.

Martijn Tonies
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