Subject Re: [firebird-support] Total Newbie Question:Can Firebird Provide a FileMaker Pro-Like GUI Environment?
Author Mark Rotteveel
On Thu, 23 May 2013 16:09:56 -0000, "tatihulot" <forums@...>
> Hello.
> I just discovered Firebird early this morning, and have spent a portion
> today researching it. There is one question I have about it.
> I'm not 100% if there is a graphic user interface or not. I've seen
> screen shots that look like GUI, but I'm not sure if I'd have to add a
> myself, or if it's built into the program. Forgive me if I seem like a
> dunce.
> What I am trying to do is find an open source alternative to FileMaker
> Pro. There's absolutely nothing wrong with that program; I'm just
> to find something open source like it.
> Can Firebird emulate FileMaker? If so, how do I access the GUI? I need
> database with drop down menus, radio buttons, check boxes, and
> formatting. Will Firebird provide this?

Firebird is a relational database engine, not an application builder. So
it doesn't provide the functionality you seek.