Subject RE: [firebird-support] Firebird on Windows
Author Alan McDonald
> Hi,
> I have problems using JayBird and FireBird 1.5 on Windows.
> My Java Application opens a database, creates tables and makes about
> 10000 inserts every minute. But the size of the database file doesn't
> increase, even after 2 hours. It seems, as if the data records would
> only be written to disk when the database is closed.
> If I run the same Application on Linux, the size of the database file
> increase with every insert.
> Are there any properties I have to set on the Windows System to force
> the writes to disk ?
> Regards,
> Sabine

yes - strangely enough it's called FORCED WRITES and you set it ON at the
database level.