Subject Re: [Firebird-general] Firebird in the news: InformationWeek -- Popularity Growing For Open-Source Databases
Author Daniel Rail

At March 12, 2004, 04:09, marius popa wrote:

> Lester Caine wrote:
>> Leyne, Sean wrote:
>> Should be 'unwrapped' ;)
>> Pity we can't get "funding to build up its development and
>> support organizations" :)

> "Enterprises currently using [open-source databases] were less
> interested in features and more interested in ease of administration,"
> the study noted.

> interesting :)
> I think it should be forwarded to the devel list too ...

Totally agree. A lot of FB users were arguing about this, and this
confirms it. A GUI interface for the command-line admin tools is
needed. If it can't be done for the next point release(if there is
one), at the least have one for FB 2.0.

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