Subject RE: [IB-Architect] Backward compatability with previous versions of gdb files
Author Claudio Valderrama C.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Matt Larsen [mailto:mlarsen@...]
> Sent: Lunes 1 de Mayo de 2000 1:22
> We must try
> to attract the DBase/Paradox/Access crowd, not frustrate them. The open
> source pricing model will attract quite a few users/developers if it is
> combined with true ease of use, which must include ease of
> software upgrade.

Ok, you said "attract Dbase/Paradox/Access crowd". Do you assume they
already use IB? What gdb do they need to upgrade if they are newcomers? Why
a first time user would have a "legacy" IB database? I didn't get the point.

If you are arguing in favor of those commercial clients that purchased IB4
and IB5, then I understand they deserve some tool to help them to migrate to