Subject RE: [Firebird-general] Client Licenses against Firebird
Author Helen Borrie
At 08:54 AM 10/05/2005 +0100, Paul Beach wrote:
> > but given that 5.6 was never totally finished

I think PB is saying "Well, the InterBase Division thought it was." <g>

> > ( you are using the *5.1* client so that events
> > don't mess things up ! and which bits of 5.5 were needed to complete a
> > totally stable installation? ) I would say that removing *ALL* the 5.6
> > servers would be a good move anyway. At which point you can switch to a
> > more current and reliable client (Firebird's) without any licensing
> > restrictions and without any potential problems when upgrading.
>Sorry Lester, you have completely lost me here.....

Me too. The 5.6 server fixed a heap of bugs in 5.5. I never had to move
pieces of 5.5 into 5.6 to make it work.

Unfortunately, the client that shipped with 5.5 and 5.6 was broken for
events - hence those of us out here in the real world replaced it with the
5.1.1 client.