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August 04, 2005
Firebird 2 Alpha 3 Linux Builds are available
The Firebird Project is pleased to announce that regular and NTPL Linux builds of Firebird 2 Alpha 3 are now ready for testers to download. Read the general notes on page 2 of the Alpha 3 release notes carefully FIRST!
July 20, 2005
Firebird 2 Alpha 3 released to testers
The Firebird Project is pleased to announce that Win32 builds of Firebird 2 Alpha 3 are now ready for download. Read the general notes on page 2 of the Alpha 3 release notes carefully FIRST! Particularly, try out the new international language support that has been introduced in this alpha.
June 01, 2005
Conference 2005 — Calls for Papers and Sponsors
Firebird Conference 2005 now has a web page (this will grow into a site!). Currently, the Foundation is calling for speakers to submit outlines for proposed papers and for sponsors to help pay for it all.
May 06, 2005
Firebird World Conference 2005
The world-wide Firebird Conference will take place at the
in Prague, Czech Republic, from the evening of Sunday, November 13 (opening session) until the evening of Tuesday, November 15 (closing session). There will be a dedicated web-page once we have more details to announce.
May 05, 2005
Firebird 2.0 Alpha-02 Release
The Firebird Project is pleased to announce the release today of the second round of Firebird 2.0 public Alpha kits for immediate download and testing.
This version of Firebird 2 is an alpha version, meant for field testing only and not for use in production.
All changes and new features are subject to further change and/or withdrawal in subsequent alpha and beta releases, leading up to final release. Do not assume that databases created by or upgraded to the on-disk structure of this alpha will be upwardly compatible with subsequent test builds/releases.
Bugs, problems, etc. can be posted to the Field Test bug tracker or to the Firebird Development List.
Firebird 2 release contains a large number of new features. Alpha 2 includes fixes for several problems that showed up in the testing of Alpha 1. Please read the Release Notes for more details.
Downloads of builds for Linux-i686 and Win32 are currently available. Feedback, input and comments re this release will be appreciated.
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