Subject Re: [firebird-support] Roadmap 2006 and upper limit for single-file database size
Author Alexandre Benson Smith
Glebas wrote:

>Roadmap 2006 describes Firebird 2.0 as "the version which removes the
>annoying limits" and then a list of annoying limits follows.
>But how about "upper limit for single-file database size"?
>Is it still limited to 2 or 4 Gb or this limit is removed already?
>Zero-administration question: Why it is not possible to ask the engine
>to create a next file when the limit of the first is reached?
>Using FB1.52 on Windows.

FB 1.0 has version for 32 and 64 bits I/O, the 64 bits remove this
limitation, and the limit goes form FB to the filesystem.

FB 1.5 and earlier are all 64 bit I/O friendly so the limit you
encounter are in your filesystem.

see you !

Alexandre Benson Smith
THOR Software e Comercial Ltda
Santo Andre - Sao Paulo - Brazil