Subject Re: [firebird-support] Operating System Directive Createfile failed
Author Ann W. Harrison
jusworkn2liv wrote:
> I get the error "Operating System Directive Createfile failed" when
> opening a Firebird database....
> This error does not occur everytime we attempt to open the database.
> Can someone tell what file is being created when Firebird starts
> and in which system directory?

On Windows, Firebird uses the Createfile directive to open
the database file. The problem is almost certainly with
the database open. The actual error code is in the subsequent
messages somewhere.