Subject Re: Interbase 6.0 / Firebird 1.5 Co-Exist
Author abedna2000
--- In, "jramy1963"
<jramy1963@y...> wrote:
> Can Interbase 6.0 and Firebird 1.5 run, not just co-exist, bot run
> the same machine at the same time? I have read elsewhere that
> should not be done. Is this true and, if so, why? We are running
> Interbase 6.0 app, but on Windows 2003 Server, there is a severe
> performance issue. So we are investigating moving to Firebird 1.5
> but when we run both Interbase 6.0 and Firebird 1.5 on Windows
> Server, there is still a performance issue UNTIL we turn Interbase
> off. All feedback is truly appreciated...

you might want to check this thread also for information (started by

I'm currently going to solve this problem too (if you find mistakes
in my approach, please tell).

>PS: Take care of the Client Libs.
>I think you can't mix Interbase and Firebird Clients Libs on one

I believe the best solution is to always place the client lib(s) in
the application directory if possible.