Subject Re: [firebird-support] Plugin(?) for external tabels in CSV or Excel?
Author Dimitry Sibiryakov
09.10.2019 17:24, Kjell Rilbe kjell.rilbe@... [firebird-support] wrote:
> Anyway, would it be possible to write some kind of plugin to FB 3 to
> allow it to select from or insert into either CSV or Excel files or
> both? I would code the actual plugin myself, of course. I'm just asking
> if it's worth investigating (not waste time if it's a known dead end).

The main problem with this is fixed metadata for every database object. If it is fine
for your purpose, you can start from coding UDR returning result set from a file of any
(including CSV) format.