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The InterBase/Firebird Connect provides access to InterBase (version 6.x) and Firebird (version 0.9.x and higher) databases. InterBase is an open source relational database that runs on Linux, Windows, and a variety of Unix platforms. Features:
  • IBEXDI – EXDI layer support
  • StORE for InterBase – supports the use of InterBase or Firebird as a repository for Store
  • IBLens – ObjectLens layer support.
IBEXDI features:
  • two-phase commit coordination spanning multiple connections;
  • multiple transactions per database connection (attach);
  • full control of parameters of database connection (includes user validation, system management,etc.);
  • flexible control of transactions (parameters, retain mode, emulation of autocommit behavior) ;
  • support BLOBs (text & binary);
  • support of InterBase ARRAY field-type (currently limited to one-dimensional arrays);
This package is available under the ParcPlace Public License. Written by Anthony Boris.