Subject Firebird Browser Flies Off
Author Phil Shrimpton

Spotted a letter in one of the UK trade mags from somebody called Paul Beech
<g>, in reference to an article the previous week. It was given the heading
'Firebird Browser Flies Off'

Calling the Mozilla Firebird Browser, "Firebird", is a little bit on the
naughty side, since it is a code word for a development project rather than a
product itself ("It is time to root out the browser bigots", 3 Nov).
Furthermore, there is already an open source database called Firebird.
After version 0.7, the browser will be renamed, because the people behind the
open-source Firebird database asked Mozilla to change the browser's name

..all that was missing was URL...


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