Subject Re: [firebird-support] What does embedded mean?
Author Daniel Rail

At September 25, 2003, 18:51, Lucas Franzen wrote:
> And the intl subdirectory with the fbinbtl.dll if you want to use
> another Character set than NONE.

Correct. The information is in the release notes.

>>>Would it still require installing
>>>Firebird as a server, or would all the functionality be in
>>>the "embed"?
>> The embedded version is practically the same as the SuperServer
>> version, with the exception that it doesn't permit any incoming remote
>> connections.

> And it doesn't accept anything but a SINGLE connection, since the
> database file is opened "exclusive"

> But it's pretty easy to deploy.
> I made an install script (with InnoSetup / ISTool) for a test
> application within some minutes.

We actually have an application that is deployed with FB embedded.
And everything is working great.

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