I’m doing some performance tests today with our three different database backends: MySql, Firebird and SQL Server.
by jirkaWe’re moving, slowly, step-by-step. And new functionality is coming in view. Just two pictures showing a piece of functionality. Yes, it’s a “LINQ to Firebird”, in fact LINQ to Entites connected to Firebird.
This release contains some significant database schema changes, almost every table has some new columns. As with every upgrade, its important that you backup your site and your database before upgrading so that you can get back to a known working condition should anything go wrong. I fully expect the upgrade to go smoothly and my advice about backing up is no different than any other release. I just figure that since the upgrade scripts are touching so many tables it merits emphasizing this precaution.
So why were so many tables modified this time? Well its laying the foundation for some things to come.
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