Subject Re: [IB-Architect] Interbase Culture and Open Source
Author Emil Briggs
Tim Uckun wrote:
> Bravo. I couln't have said it better myself. Interbase is a better MSSQL
> then MSSQL. On the linux end right now there is no desktop front end at all
> so it's a wide open market. If you also build interbase access into the
> upcoming kylix product you hook the developers. This is a very powerful
> trio of apps from corel. I for one will be rushing out to buy klyix as soon
> as it comes out and if it has IB connectivity in it I will be sooooo happy.

A graphical client and some developement tools for Linux would
be nice. There is work being done on GUI database clients for both the
Gnome and KDE desktops. The KDE version has a plugin based architecture
and currently supports the following databases via plugins


There are plans to extend this to a more full featured development
tool in the futre. For more information take a look at