Subject Re: [firebird-support] Fb1.5 RC7 CS: Pointer page vanished from DPM_next (249);
Author Olivier Mascia

On Mon, 12 Jan 2004 22:27:17 +1100,
Helen Borrie wrote :

> The vanished index pointer page looks to be at least one source
> of/indicator of your problems. I would want to drop that PK constraint
> until after you have loaded the data. The index is probably a nightmare of
> imbalance. And i really WOULD want that row_key to be a 64-bit integer.

Four times roughly 450 millions rows.
And maybe another bag of some millions that gbak didn't reported
because it stopped on the error report before emitting the "records
written" message.

This looks like there are close to 2 x 10^9 rows, which is close to

Don't we hit a system limit on 2^31 rows ?

Best Regards,
Olivier Mascia