Subject Re: [IBO] Unusable Alpha Version for Delphi 2009
Author Marcin Bury

I have D5, D7 and D2007 running on my machine and they all work fine
with IBO and other 3rd party libraries
Due to some circumstances I am against dropping support for D5 untill we
get mature support for Firebird 2.x with some IBO version... then next
major IBO version can support D7 and up

My $0.02

PS Does someone know how to contact Jason regarding joining testing team
- I'm willing to help - clean machine with Firebird and Delphi 2009 is


Paul pisze:
> I might be wrong (it wouldn't be the first time ;-) . . but
> I don't believe you can run D6 and 2009 on the same machine and still be
> able to recompile packages in D6. I couldn't anyway with D2007. I don't
> think D6 understands LIBSUFFIX and it tries to compile in vcl100 instead of
> vcl60. If that is correct there would be no need to have a single IBO
> version that spanned both Delphi's.
> So I suggest a legacy D6 or D7 version is retained. I hear the groans of
> protest, but without being able to live with the two versions in parallel it
> will take some of us a long time to migrate. Is it feasible to have 2
> versions and still be able to move with the Firebird developments?
> Also there's Geoffs Enhanced components - what are the plans for these?
> Regards
> Paul
>>> Also, perhaps, D5/6 can be dropped. The polls indicate that after D2007
>>> the vast majority of users are concentrated on D7/D2007. But if someone
>>> is against please raise the hand.
>> I'm enjoying D5 and see no reason to change and redevelop and retest all
>> my
>> code :)
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