Subject Re: [firebird-support] Dead "instance"
Author Helen Borrie
At 11:06 PM 14/01/2004 +1100, you wrote:
>Hi Guys,
>I have a dead "instance" of firebird classic server, and I can not kill
>it, even using Task manager over Win2k Server, it does not let me kill it.
>Is there any way to kill it withouw shuting down the server? Also, is
>there any way to know what Application is talking to the Dead Instance?

If there is an application talking to it, why would it be a Dead Instance?

You don't "shut down" a Classic server. If there is an application talking
to it, a server process exists. When the application disconnects, that
process just vaporises. If the client crashes, eventually
fb_inet_server.exe should notice the lack of response and terminate the