Subject Re: [firebird-support] Re: Problem when starting the FB service on Win2003
Author Bogusław Brandys
Adam wrote:
> --- In, Alexandre Benson Smith
> <iblist@...> wrote:
>> Hi Adam !
>> Adam wrote:
>>> This problem is not one I have every faced, but I agree it looks like
>>> a policy problem. Is there a 'feature' to limit the number of
>>> connection attempts per second?
>> I haven't a clue about such policies limit
>> I don't know what is going on, but sometimes after a reboot FB is
> unable
>> to start (with the mentioned entries on the log) then I reboot the
>> machine and voila, it works again.
>> I think the windows instalation has some trouble or some kind of
>> corruption, and that's de cause for the frequent server reboots.
>> Or maybe a hardware problem (faulty memory for example) and that the
>> frequent reboots corrupted some windows file.
>> I really don't know, but I don't trust on that machine/OS.
>>> What user is the service installed as, and what sort of rights does it
>>> have? If it is not an admin type user, I wonder if there is now some
>>> sort of socket behaviour in a policy for non administrators.
>> Default instalation FB 1.5.2
>> Service uses "Local System Account" and the option "Allow Service to
>> Interact with Desktop" is checked

Under Windows 2003 LocalSystem account has rights to listen on TCP port
? Why you want to interact with desktop ? Is it required for Firebird
service,really ?