Subject Re: [ib-support] Interbase/Firebird memory question
Author Svein Erling Tysvaer
Oops, sorry, I thought you were talking about disk space, not RAM. I don't
think the OAT influences the RAM much, at least I haven't heard about it.

By the way, I think that only a backup/restore will reduce file size, once
allocated, IB/Fb prefer to reuse space rather than free it for use by other


At 12:06 27.02.2003 +0100, you wrote:
> the difference in the worst case is of about 1000 transaction . Anyway i
>sweep periodically the database without heavy result in memory decrease.