|Subject||RE: [firebird-support] Migrating from IB5.6 to Firebird|
> we have to upgrade a lot of Interbase 5.6. databases to Firebird 1.5.This is the correct order:
> or do i have to backup with interbas 5.6 and restore with firebird?
-- backup under old version "as transportable" backup,
-- restore under new version
> 2) how can i get the version of the client-dll the application loads.IBObjects has a feature which allows you to specify the DLL name,
> i use ibobjects. i couldnt find any routine to to query the client
> version. i want to know wether my app loads the interbase or the
> firebird client dll.
Firebird has FBClient.DLL.
For Firebird the GDS32.DLL is only a wrapper around FBCLient.DLL
So, using this approach, you don't have to worry around the version #.