Developer website: OpenLink Software Inc
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The OpenLink ODBC Driver for Firebird (Express Edition) is a single component installed on a machine hosting ODBC compliant applications such as Microsoft Excel, 4th Dimension, Omnis Studio, DB Visualizer, DB Designer, etc.
The OpenLink ODBC Driver for Firebird (Express Edition) is a multi-threaded "Wire Protocol" Driver, enabling seamless out-of-the-box connectivity supported databases, and eliminating the need for the installation of any database-specific client networking software.
The OpenLink ODBC Driver for Firebird (Express Edition) supports connections to Firebird 1.x through 2.x, and has been specifically designed for Apple's Mac Universal platform. This Release implements try-and-buy functionality, greatly simplifying evaluation and enabling a smooth upgrade to a full license, at a low entry-level price.
- XA-based two-phase commit >Support in Mac OS X Universal binaries for PPC and Intel 32-bit mode on Tiger (10.4) and Leopard (10.5), plus Intel 64-bit mode on Leopard
KNOWN ISSUE: Cannot be used with PPC-native applications on Intel machines, due to limitations of Apple JVM. Use Lite or Enterprise Edition instead.