Posted by Cantu on 29 Aug 2011 12:22 pm. Filed under General news
Now you can use www.firebirdsql.com to visit the official project site. The URL will forward you to www.firebirdsql.org
Posted by mariuz on 25 Aug 2011 5:56 pm. Filed under General news
is added a new example using deferred.js submodule
Posted by Cantu on 24 Aug 2011 9:09 pm. Filed under Firebird Releases
The Firebird Project team is happy to announce that the v.2.5.1 release candidate kits for Linux and Windows 32-bit and 64-bit platforms are ready for testing. MacOSX kits are delayed by a problem with MacOSX 10.7 (Lion) but should appear soon. Enjoy! and please report bugs or regressions to the firebird-devel list.
Posted by mariuz on 24 Aug 2011 5:09 am. Filed under Developer News
, Firebird Releases
Firebird 2.5.1 RC1 packages are ready. Links will appear in official site soon.
News via Carlos H. Cantu
Posted by mariuz on 24 Aug 2011 4:49 am. Filed under General news
Right now at www.firebirdnews.org
you can see (at the right side) the survey about Firebird features in production environment.
Some answers look like dangerous signals, especially for those who run big Firebird databases.
Which of the following FB features you use in production environments?
- None of the above (49%, 139 Votes)
- CPUAffinity parameter (27%, 77 Votes)
- nBackup (24%, 67 Votes)
- Shadow (13%, 37 Votes)
- Multifile DB (11%, 31 Votes)
- Redirection parameter(info) (4%, 10 Votes)
Total Voters: 284
So, what’s wrong with these answers?
is the response on Firebird Surgeon
Posted by mariuz on 22 Aug 2011 4:58 pm. Filed under General news
News via Carlos H. Cantu :
A FireBase tornou-se patrocinadora Bronze do Firebird.
Via this announcement:
From now on, the FireBase / WarmBoot becomes Bronze sponsor of Firebird. Although for years we have contributed with donations, associations, etc.. we believe it is important to the project to have a greater commitment and stability financiary . Go Firebird!
Posted by mariuz on 22 Aug 2011 2:56 pm. Filed under General news
Posted by mariuz on 22 Aug 2011 6:06 am. Filed under Developer News
ext4 filesystems mounted with barriers=1 (default) is very slow.
It seems the usage of databases with ForcedWrites=ON in
This change decreased build time in my machine from 2m41s to 1m21s.
Posted by mariuz on 20 Aug 2011 4:55 am. Filed under Tools & Products releases
New version adds commit and rollback retain and fixes parsing params issue under Python3 :
(in params_to_blr if t == str or t == unicode: NameError: global name ‘unicode’ is not defined)
Other minor changes are listed on github.
Posted by Cantu on 18 Aug 2011 8:50 am. Filed under Tools & Products releases
This week Pentaho rolled out an update for Pentaho 4 that expands its open core business intelligence platform’s native support for big data sources, including Firebird.
Read more here.