Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: Hardware
Author Aage Johansen
>>Thanks for your reply.
>>The current server is a P4 2.8 with 512mb of mem and, as the network
>>admins say, its optimized for file storage and not for a Client server
> 512 is OK but 2 Gig would be better

512MB will be plenty enough if he is using SuperServer on a dedicated server.

>>Im no expert of servers so I dont know what this entails but the
>>server not only hosts the databases but also for file storage.
>>Yesterday the Firebird server had a wobble and the server had to be
>>restarted, whether this is because of the number of query requests to
>>both database or whatever, im not sure, but would like to know.
>>Is Firebird is ok with multiple databases?

Multiple databases are no problem, but combining "database server" and
"file & print server" in one machine will hurt everybody.

Aage J.