Subject RE: [firebird-support] Re: IN clause limitation
Author Leyne, Sean
> So, why this is so terrible to remove the 1499 items limitation into
> Firebird?

The limit actually varies from implementation to implementation, and is
dependent on an OS limitation -- so strictly speaking it is not a
hard-wired Firebird limitation.

> And at the same time, again, since computers are now very fast and
> these same computers now have GigaBites of RAM, why not remove or
> increase the 64K limit of the statement size?

As with above:

Is it something that the development team wants to change? Yes, most

But neither of the changes are as straight-forward as you might think,
otherwise they would have been done a LONG time ago.