If you are at the Railsconf 2017 you can contact Brent Rowland (Firebird ActiveRecord driver maintainer).
Firebird ActiveRecord gem is updated to version 0.8.2 with a few fixes
- Improved FbColumn#initialize so that limit, precision & scale get set only for correct column types.
- Fixed “singleton can’t be dumped” marshaling error.
Testers and pull requests are wellcome.
Firebird ActiveRecord gem is updated to version 0.7.9 with one fix : Catch nil limit for floats
Here is the gem url https://rubygems.org/gems/activerecord-fb-adapter
And here is the full commits changelog :
Fix inserting boolean values.
Bring gem tasks up to date.
ActiveRecord Firebird Adapter 0.7.2 for Rails 3.x is released
(this version attempts to support migrations please test it)
Ruby driver and RoR adapter Rubyfb v0.6.2 released
There was a small issue on building and installing the adapter and now is fixed. 0.5.10 version is now checked in and pushed to RubyGems.org.
Announced Via twiter
Ruby Firebird extension fb-0.6.7, with better support for non-English versions of Windows, is on rubygems.org and github.
I started following him http://twitter.com/brentrowland because he is
the Ruby Firebird Extension maintaner also he writes some really
interesting tweets and blog posts
ps: 1.I usually follow friends and people with interesting tweets (not
like the cheese is dark, michael is dead and so on)
2.it’s hard to find his posts on tweeter about firebird (i wish they
had a blogger search bar interface)
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Here is the original tutorial that I follow and in my howto I only post modification/tips needed for running RoR on Firebird
Migrations don’t work yet with RoR and Firebird but you can use Flamerobin for creating tables by hand 😉