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.
Firebird 2.5.1 RC1 packages are ready. Links will appear in official site soon.
News via Carlos H. Cantu
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
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!
Firebird migration: from Firebird 1.5 to Firebird 2.5
ps:Via ibsurgeon tweet
Do you trust your access components for Firebird as much as to allow them to be active without monitoring within software systems operating around the clock?
Know why IBProvider can give the warranty(!) of stable performance here: Firebird driver performance
This change decreased build time in my machine from 2m41s to 1m21s.
Other minor changes are listed on github.