Subject RE: [firebird-support] Performance on Win2003
Author Alan McDonald
> We have just installed a new server here.
> This server is running a dual CPU, 1 Gb RAM and 2 SCSI harddrives in
> a raid (mirror).
> The server is running Windows 2003 and Firebird 1.5.1
> Shadow Copying has been disabled.
> The databases have extension FDB.
> When restoring af DB from the command line using GBak its is
> significally slower compared to aou older server !
> The older server is also a dual CUP, 1 Gb of RAM and 2 SCSI
> harddrives in a raid (mirror).
> This server is running Windows 2000 and Firebird 1.5.0
> I try to restore the same GBK file on both servers.
> The new one uses at least twice the time to restore as the old one !
> We have come to a conclusion so far, that I could be Windows 2003,
> but we are not sure......
> Anyone ?

I'd say you need to set CPU affinity to one CPU