Subject Re: [Firebird-general] RE: MySQL versus Firebird
Author Peter Faulks
On 11/03/2014 4:28 PM, Helen Borrie wrote:
> At 04:58 p.m. 11/03/2014, Peter Faulks wrote:
> >> <faulksp@...> wrote:
> >>
> >> > A usable C API would be a good one to add to the list
> >> >
> >> > This is the reason I don't use Firebird anymore. I keep coming back
> >> for another look every now and again, but it seems actually being able
> >> to use the database engine in a meaningful way doesn't seem to have any
> >> priority.
> >>

> You could download the suite of c++ wrappers for the API (IBPP
> ( and it shouldn't be hard for such a smart guy
> to decompose the source and figure out how to work those structures in C.

How is that the same as having a C API?

I'm not trolling, I'm genuinely interested in finding a lightweight
embeddable database with a usable C API.