Subject Re: [IBO] Sweep
Author Jason Wharton
Interbase only returns file space to the OS if you do a backup and restore.

Jason Wharton
CPS - Mesa AZ

----- Original Message -----
From: "Sandeep" <sandeep@...>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2001 1:38 PM
Subject: [IBO] Sweep

> The sweep function in Interbase doesn't seem to do anything. I had
> a table with 400000 records in it. I deleted all the records and did a
> sweep on the database. The database size didn't change a bit, I
> was expecting a reduction in database file size.
> Sandeep
> Software Developer
> sandeep@...