Subject ANN: version 0.8.4 of InterBase Workbench!
Hi ladies, gentlemen,

Upscene Productions is happy to announce a new version of InterBase
Workbench - the developer tool for InterBase and Firebird.

InterBase Workbench gives you an easy-to-use application to create,
edit and extract your database objects, export tables, run scripts
and ad-hoc SQL statements and much much more... InterBase Workbench
works well on low-bandwith connections because of extensive caching
when using the Object Editors... Download now at

InterBase Workbench is created with IBObjects
( - the best Delphi and CBuilder InterBase
connectivity set available and supports InterBase and Firebird

New features:

Describe Companion, SQL Catalog, Code Catalog and Open Windows can be
and can start docked (see Preferences)

Describe Companion
Popup menu items added for 'Quick Browse Data' and 'Edit Table/View'

Role Editor
Create, alter and drop SQL roles
Extract role DDL

Script Editor
Script Pages (like in the SQL Editor)
Support for the 'INPUT <filename>' directive!

Database Navigator
Fields show domains (when available) with raw datatype instead of raw
datatype only
'New Constraint' item added to right popup menu for constraint lists
'New Constraint, Index, Trigger' item added to right popup menu for
'New Trigger' item added to right popup menu for Views

Default Database Dialect setting added

Bug fixes and small enhancements:
Enhancement: New color scheme added (credits: Kaputnik)
Enhancement: Tab order in Login Dialog modified
Bugfix: Table Editor: didn't use quoted identifiers with Quick Browse
the Tools menu
Bugfix: Table Editor: rare bug fixed when dropping column, adding
column and
moving it up - then save
Bugfix: Domain Editor: sometimes the CHECK( clause was visible
Bugfix: Domain Editor: '' is not a valid integer -- error removed
Bugfix: Extracting DDL for the complete database - except tables,
included - wouldn't extract indices
Bugfix: Extracting DDL for the complete database, including 'drop'
always include a ';'
Bugfix: Describe Companion: Access Violation removed when displaying
the DC
and having no connection
Bugfix: Procedure Editor: bug when creating new parameter - after
save it
would go blank
Bugfix: Trigger Editor: dropping a trigger and dropping the trigger
(which is a bug) would result in an Access Violation
Bugfix: All object editors: creating a new object and saving it would
the object select drop down box blank
Bugfix: When extracting a Unique Constraint, the relation name would
Bugfix: When extracting a Unique Constraint from the Constraint
Editor, the
IB generated name would be used
Bugfix: Workaround added for certain IB5.x database that have a
error for Indices. This error could result in an Access Violation
Bugfix: Opening the context menu via the keyboard (Shift-F10 or a
Windows key) was selecting the next item in the Navigator

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