Subject Re: Firebird crash at 63 connection
Author dennisliew24
--- In, "Vlad Khorsun" <hvlad@...> wrote:
> > It sounds you are talking to me (but I am not in this thread), are
> >
> > In that case, please let me know where I forget to answer
something and
> > I will fix that.
> Oh it was not you, i'm sorry...
> It was about which
> author didn't answer at tracker but seems to be active in this list
> About "crash at 63 connections". I'm almost sure it is
> a) not a crash
> b) not a Firebird issue
> I saw such limitaion (SS can't handle more than 63 connections
via TCP\IP) at
> computer where ESET NOD32 antivirus installed. Modern antivirus and
> software often embedd itself into TCP\IP stack and, unfortunately,
often have its
> own bugs. In this case, i think, they used WaitForMultiplyObjects on
user process's
> sockets list to intercept its activity. This introduced limitation
for no more than 64
> active sockets per process, and it looks as user process fault.
> Regards,
> Vlad

Thanks Vlad for your explanation. I will try to remove the anti-virus
and firewall software (if any) and will post the result soonest
possible. Thanks again.