Firebird News

Friday, November 25, 2022

LibreOffice Base can connect to an external Firebird server

LibreOffice Base can connect to an external Firebird server , here is an example with employee.fdb from Firebird 3 examples folder copied to c:\tmp


Tested with LibreOffice 7.4.x and Firebird 3 default install on Windows 11 (all 64 bits versions)

and here is the Relation Design in LibreOffice Base 





Thursday, September 29, 2022

Linux 0.0.1 compiling on Ubuntu 64


You might need some packages first

$ sudo apt-get install bin86 kvm qemu gcc build-essential qemu-system-x86 gcc-multilib

clone the github repo with 64 build fixes https://github.com/mariuz/linux-0.01


$ gh repo clone mariuz/linux-0.01

$ unzip hd_oldlinux.img.zip

$ make

$ make run 

or 

$ make run-curses 



SeaBIOS (version 1.13.0-1ubuntu1.1)
iPXE (http://ipxe.org) 00:03.0 CA00 PCI2.10 PnP PMM+0078EBD0+006CEBD0 CA00
Booting from Floppy...
Loading system ...
Partition table ok.
31278/40950 free blocks
13544/13664 free inodes
1494 buffers = 1529856 bytes buffer space
Ok.
#

Friday, July 01, 2022

Flamerobin 0.9.3.12 Snapshot released with a few Firebird 4 fixes

  Flamerobin 0.9.3.12 Snapshot released with a few Firebird 4 fixes , here is the changelog 


Full Changelog: 0.9.3.11...0.9.3.12

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Firebird 3.0.10 sub-release is available

Firebird Project is happy to announce general availability of Firebird 3.0.10 — the latest point release in the Firebird 3.0 series.This sub-release offers a few important bugfixes, please refer to the Release Notes for the full list of changes.
Binary kits for Windows, Linux and Android platforms are immediately available for download, packages for Mac OS will follow shortly.

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Firebird 4.0.1 and 3.0.9 Docker images are released

 Firebird 4.0.1 and 3.0.9 Docker images are released and the following tags can be used :  v4.0 , v4.0.1 , latest or 3.0, v3.0, v3.0.9 .

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Firebird 3.0.9 sub-release is available

Firebird Project is happy to announce general availability of Firebird 3.0.9 — the latest point release in the Firebird 3.0 series.
This sub-release offers a few important bugfixes, please refer to the Release Notes for the full list of changes.
Binary kits for Windows, Linux and Android platforms are immediately available for download, packages for Mac OS will follow shortly.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Node-firebird-driver-native version 2.4.0 has been released with a few features added.

Node-firebird-driver-native version 2.4.0 has been released with a few features added.