Subject Re: [firebird-support] Can Firebird 1.0 be used in COM+ applications with BDE components
Author Helen Borrie
At 09:37 AM 17/09/2003 +0200, Paolo Fenelli wrote:
>I think you should use Ibexpress if you want an application database
>indipendent. Try to avoid BDE.

IBexpress isn't database-independent - it only works with InterBase. If
you mean "DBExpress" then there is a commercial DBX driver for

And "Amen in Spades" to avoiding the BDE. It doesn't support client/server
databases any more. Borland deprecated it at Delphi 6.


>----- Original Message -----
>From: "nikos lazidis" <nikosl@...>
>To: <>
>Sent: Wednesday, September 17, 2003 9:17 AM
>Subject: [firebird-support] Can Firebird 1.0 be used in COM+ applications
>with BDE components
> > We try to develop a 3-tier application with BDE Components using COM+ with
>Delphi 7 and Firebird 1.0. Data are displayed OK but applying updates seems
>to have a problem.
> >
> > Is there any way around this ? . We would like to use BDE components in
>order to have an application independent of Database.
> >
> > We would be obliged if someone could give us some help
> >
> > Thank you
> > Nikos