Subject Re: [Firebird-general] Re: So much for Mozilla dropping Firebird
Author Helen Borrie
At 05:12 PM 10/09/2003 +0000, you wrote:
>--- In, "brendaneich" <brendan@m...>
>I wanted to let you all know that will rename Mozilla
>Firebird as soon as possible. The renaming won't happen before the
>Mozilla Firebird 0.7 release due this month.

Great news, Brendan! Thanks for staying with this.

>In view of a forthcoming Firebird newsreader mentioned by Alexander V.
>Nevsky, I wonder whether we could some day have a Firebird web browser
>that uses the Firebird database code (for history, cache, other
>metadata) in combination with the Mozilla browser and Gecko layout
>engine code. Such a browser would be a first-class db browser, too,
>of course. Just a thought,

Why not? Two connectable open source products, both established and strong
on a variety of OS platforms, client/server database server with a
production-ready thin client, both scalable from desktop to enterprise.