The Firebird Book

The Firebird Book

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Although less publicized than other open source database management systems, Firebird continues to gain a dedicated following of professional users. Figures have already reached hundreds of thousands worldwide, in Firebird's short history in open source. And until now, no other book has been available. This is the first, official book on Firebirda€”the free, independent, open source relational database server that emerged in 2000. Based on the actual Firebird Project, this book will provide all you need to know about Firebird database development, like installation, multi-platform configuration, SQL, interfaces, and maintenance. This comprehensive guide will help you build stable and scalable relational database back-ends for all sizes of client/server networks. The text is well-stocked with tips, code examples, and explanations to reinforce the material covered. This book concentrates on Firebird edition 1.5a€”complete with updated language, security and optimization featuresa€”without neglecting the needs of Firebird 1.0 users.Windows is more demanding on CPU and memory than a Linux server running at the console level. ... Hyperthreading is uncertain and seems to depend on several variables, including operating system platform, hardware vendor, and server version. ... OPERATING SYSTEM VERSION COMMENTS Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Requires Service Pack 6a. into your system directory: C:\WINNT\ system32 onanbsp;...

Title:The Firebird Book
Author:Helen Borrie
Publisher:Apress - 2004-08-04


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