Subject Re: [firebird-support] Embedded much faster than SS?
Author Ann W. Harrison
Gabor Boros wrote:
> I am working on an application which convert some text files into a
> Firebird database. In standard case I using SS. I want more speed for my
> application and tried with embedded, and wait for 1,2 max 5 percent
> performance increase. But the application 30 percent faster with
> embedded. Is this normal? I tried with FB 2.1.1(and with 2.1.2 RC2 too)
> SS/Embedded on Win XP SP3.

Classic might also be faster than SS in this case. When you use
SS, you've added interprocess communication - possibly a TCP/IP
loopback - where embedded and classic are single process.

Good luck,