Firebird builds on both ARM and ARMEL

From this table you can see that firebird builds on both ARM and ARMEL ( ARMEL is just ARM with some hardware extras.) and here is the buildlog

If you use debian then you can download from here

Quote from linux tiny mailing list about the ARM market share

According to

Arm shipped the processors in 250 million “smart phones” in 2006 (83%
market share in that niche).

Testing needed for Firebird 2.0.4 and Firebird 2.1.0 packages for debian

As you may have noticed, debian experimental got firebird2.0 (2.0.4) and
firebird2.1 (2.1.0).

I would really appreciate if you give these some testing.

Ubuntu ported to ARM – just in time for testing firebird arm port

A Nokia-sponsored project is porting Ubuntu Linux to the ARM architecture.

ARM Linux gains embeddable SQL database

The Firebird Project has ported its lightweight, open-source database to the ARM architecture. The project is looking for help testing a new Firebird 2.1 RC2 release, which in addition to ARM support, adds database triggers, temporary and monitoring tables, common table expressions, and recursive queries

[ED: ok the arm port is not merged in the cvs yet but the code is already there in debian’s git or private patches, please ask on devel-list]

Firebird Project has now ports for the top4 embedded processors

Firebird Project has now ports for the top4 embedded processors used in small devices like phones
The top cpu used in that area are arm,x86,mips,powerpc according to linuxdevices survey

Here are the build results for firebird2.0 package on debian on main cpu architectures used in debian

The latest port is for arm cpu , and here is the devel-thread