Subject FDB Python driver for Firebird v1.8 released
Author Pavel Cisar
FDB Python driver for Firebird v1.8 is available for download.

NOTE: Due to API and other changes at PyPI, the link to FDB
documentation at PyPI project page still points to version 1.7. For
details please refer to documentation bundled with FDB distribution.

What's new:

* In relation to (PYFB-71) a better memory exhaustion safeguard was
implemented for materialized blobs. See Working with BLOBs for details.
* Added service support for backup and restore from/to local byte
stream. See local_backup() and local_restore() for details.
* Added attribute (RDB$FIELD_ID)
* Added method fdb.BlobReader.get_info().

best regards
Pavel Cisar