Subject Firebird-net-provider
Author Clyde Eisenbeis
I've been to!forum/firebird-net-provider.  Is there a login for that group? ... I don't see a post option.  Or is there an email adr for the group?  Thanks!


From: Mark Rotteveel mark@... [firebird-support] <>
Date: Wed, Oct 2, 2019 at 9:45 AM
Subject: Re: [firebird-support] Basic Re-Start
To: <>

On 2019-10-01 20:15, Clyde Eisenbeis cte677@... [firebird-support]

> Thanks for clarifying. Is there a more current Embedded_fb3.pdf doc?
> I don't see fbclient.dll file mentioned in that doc (although
> fbclient.dll is in Firebird
> Referencing fbclient.dll to Visual Studio is easy. Do I need any
> other files (such as plugins)? Is there any compiling or
> installation necessary?
> Typically, I reference a dll in Visual Studio, and Visual Studio
> includes it when a program is compiled.

You need to reference the FirebirdSql.Data.Client library (Firebird provider,, which will
load fbclient if you set it to server type embedded. But really, you
should take your question to the Firebird-net-provider Google Group,
because you're more likely to get a more specific answer there about
using Firebird from .net.