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Key: CORE-2608
Type: Bug Bug
Status: Closed Closed
Resolution: Fixed
Priority: Major Major
Assignee: Nickolay Samofatov
Reporter: Nickolay Samofatov
Votes: 0
Watchers: 0

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Firebird Core

Recent Windows versions stop responding when Firebird is working with large databases

Created: 30/Aug/09 06:08 AM   Updated: 07/Aug/16 01:07 PM
Component/s: Engine
Affects Version/s: 2.0.0, 2.0.1, 2.0.2, 2.0.3, 2.1.0, 2.0.4, 2.1.1, 2.0.5, 2.1.2
Fix Version/s: 2.5 RC1

Environment: 64-bit - Windows XP or later. 32-bit - Windows Vista or later

QA Status: Cannot be tested

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When working with large databases Windows consumes all RAM for filesystem cache and may bluescreen.

The underlying issue is well-documented. See how it affects IBM Domino, for example:

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Nickolay Samofatov added a comment - 30/Aug/09 06:08 AM
To fix we implemented FileSystemCacheSize setting in firebird.conf that controls the amount of RAM used for caching.