Subject Re: [firebird-support] why you can't compress a database file?
Author Robert martin
Me too :)

I thought, thats not right we compress fdbs all the time !

Rob Martin
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Alexandre Benson Smith wrote:

>Good article !
>I just suggest you to change the title to something like:
>Why the database size does not shrink after I delete a lot of records
>or something in this line.
>The "compress" word lead me to think about zip or something else (like
>on the fly compression like STACKER did anybody else remembers it ? :-)
>), compressed volumes on windows and so on.
>see you !