Subject Re: [firebird-support] Daily Maintenance Task for Firebird
Author Doug Chamberlin
At 9/7/2003 09:45 PM (Sunday), Chooi-Ting wrote:
>Just want to check out what are the daily maintenance tasks needed to
>maintain firebird database.

The designers and developers of Firebird have taken great pains to have
Firebird run well without the need for any daily admin tasks. I doubt if
the tasks you mention will help your server perform better. I would not
plan to perform any regular changes to the database beyond a backup. (Be
sure to restore from your backup to a test database to ensure it is

If your data changes over time you may want to review the statistics with
an eye toward re-building the indexes. That all depends on the actual data,
however. Many databases do not need this.