This is the firebird related news from week 1-7 June
News around firebird world:
phpBB “quite furry” 3.0.5 released
Under the Firebird umbrella - site updates
Lazarus and Firebird Embedded tutorial on Windows 32 bits
Embarcadero Tools and FB , news from Delphi Day Italy
Here is an interview with Jim Davis, SAS Institute SVP and Chief Marketing Officer.
Firebird Source Patches and Commits:
Improvement CORE-2498 - Make a single attachment usabe by more than one simultaneous threads in embedded
Fixed CORE-2499 - Implementation limit of DISTINCT items are not enforced, causing generation of incorrect BLR
Backported changes extending range of usable auto* tools
What is new and fixed in Version 2.1.x
Backport fix for bug CORE-2348 : More problems with transaction numbers overflowing 32-bit signed integer and corrupting database
Backport sub-task CORE-1647 : Close external table's file even if it used by some cached (inactive) requests.
It also fixed bug CORE-2475 : External table data not visible to other sessions in Classic.
Backport fix for bug CORE-2416 : AV preparing a query with aggregate over derived table
Minor cleanup by robocop
Dimitry Added timeouts to the network event listener code.
Fixed wrong usage of SO_REUSEADDR on Windows.
Alex Fixed Sun compiler warnings
Fixed CORE-2483: Database permanent pool may get corrupted when working with monitoring tables.
Better way to compile utilities/ntrace/os/*/platform.cpp for different platforms
Alex Fixed SYSV semaphores + const correctness + cleanup
Code simplification by robocop (claudio)
This is already a Windows file, no need to check for the WIN_NT macro.
Alex Fixed posix build