Subject RE: [IBDI] Kylix freebies
Author Helen Borrie
At 02:55 PM 31-01-01 -0800, you wrote:
> > a generous freebie package bundles not only the
> > CLX and DataCLX libraries but a MySQL driver too.
>Does anyone know if they plan to include an InterBase driver?

"Those who know cannot say
Until it's free of NDA."

> > it wants to propose the new exception
> > handling model back to world+dog.
>Any idea what this means?

Well, isn't it disclosing to the world that Delphi 6 has a new
exception-handling model and that they are looking for a way to open-source
the technology without losing their investment in the development? The
rest, as they say, is NDA.

Still, I think this teaser is good press for Borland's relationship with
open source - it's encouraging to think there is light at the end of the


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