Subject Re: [firebird-support] Firebird's password problem
Author Daniel Rail

At July 2, 2003, 21:03, Yang Jin wrote:

> interbase/firebird's default password is masterkey.But if you
> input masterke,you can access the database.If you change the lenght
> of password over 8, only 8 digit is valid.
> Is it a bug?How to solve it?

It is as designed for the moment. There has been discussions in
regards to the security architecture of Firebird, and there might be
improvements and changes in FB 2.0.

Best regards,
Daniel Rail
Senior System Engineer
ACCRA Group Inc. (
ACCRA Med Software Inc. (