Subject Re: Shutting down Firebird when using classic server on Windows
Author Stephen Boyd
--- In, Helen Borrie <helebor@t...>
> Since the Classic service is not a service that is being shared by
> connections (as is the case with Superserver) the only way (for
Classic) is
> to perform a forced shutdown of the database using gfix -shut -force
> nnn. Eventually, all of the client processes will be terminated and
> unprepared clients will get network exceptions and lose their
uncommitted work.

But if I remember correctly that won't stop people logged in as
SYSDBA. If know they shouldn't, but they do and there are times when
it would be nice to kill them.