Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] FB documentation
Author Daniel Rail
Hello Maurice,

Friday, January 23, 2004, 5:48:27 PM, you wrote:

> I'm not sure if I'm correct to view FB as a fork from the original
> Interbase 6 Open Edition, which seems "abandoned" by Borland. We know
> that IB7 is not an open-sourced thing anymore and "IB7 OE" doesn't
> seems too likely. Hence, it is quite clear that from IB6, the codes
> were developed in 2 directions as IBx and FBx.

> So far FB 1.0 and FB 1.5 are out but there seems to be a lack of
> documentation. So much so that we are pretty much still reliant on the
> original set of IB6 documentations from Borland.

> Are we ready to roll out a set of documentations for FB?

The IB6 documentations still apply to Firebird. The new stuff in
Firebird is covered by the release notes.

And, you should be posting your questions to Firebird-support on Yahoo
Groups. This group is to talk about architectural suggestions for
future releases of Firebird.

Best regards,
Daniel Rail
Senior Software Developer
ACCRA Group Inc. (
ACCRA Med Software Inc. (