Subject Re: [firebird-support] Hyperthreading and Hardware SMP
Author Helen Borrie
At 01:05 PM 12/09/2004 +0000, you wrote:
>Are the hyperthreading and hardware SMP issues
>still present on Firebird 1.5?


>Also, do they manifest themselve when using
>embedded Firebird?

They would be expected to, since embedded Firebird only runs on Windows.

>If so, this will certainly be an issue for those
>deploying shrinkwrap apps use Firebird embedded
>people may be reluctant to turn off HT.

Yes, correct. HT will present problems for blind deployment.

>If these issues still exist, are they expected to
>be gone for v2.0?

No. They are being attended to in Vulcan and will be gone from Firebird 3.

Again, why not visit the website ( and get
yourself up to score with what's going on?