This version of the
DBD::InterBase driver is a
pure Perl wrapper module around the
module. The author is working on a
direct XS version, so be sure to read the latest documentation.
Transactions Yes Locking Yes, implicit and explicit Table joins Yes, inner and outer LONG/LOB datatypes Yes, up to 4 GB Statement handle attributes available After first row fetched Placeholders Yes, "?" style (native) Stored procedures Yes Bind output values Yes Table name letter case Insensitive, stored as uppercase Field name letter case Insensitive, stored as uppercase Quoting of otherwise invalid names Yes, via double quotes Case-insensitive "LIKE" operator No Server table ROW ID pseudocolumn No Positioned update/delete No Concurrent use of multiple handles Unrestricted
The driver author is Edwin Pratomo. He can be contacted via the dbi-users mailing list, or at email@example.com.
DBD::InterBase has been used to access InterBase
4.0 for Linux, and InterBase 5.5 for NT, and should also work with
any version of InterBase above version 3.3 supported by
inherits all limitations applied to
for instance, lack of metadata.
For further information about InterBase, refer to: