Subject Re: [firebird-support] FBGuard and shutting Firebird down
Author John vd Waeter
Jekke Bladt wrote:

> I've got an instance of Firebird up and running on my web server, which
> I administer remotely, and would like to shut it down so that it doesn't
> restart every time I restart the server. This seems to be a non-trivial
> task as a process called FBGuard seems to be protecting the Firebird
> service from shutting down.
> How do I shut down Firebird (on Win2K running as a service) so that it
> doesn't come back up when the server restarts?

AFAIK, You can only do that by switching the FB services to Manual
(instead of Automatic) in Control Panel System Services...