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/SQL/SQLDatabaseMBS Firebird Connect
Required plugins for this example: MBS SQL Plugin
You find this example project in your Plugins Download as a Xojo project file within the examples folder: /SQL/SQLDatabaseMBS Firebird Connect
This example is the version from Thu, 10th Jan 2018.
Project "SQLDatabaseMBS Firebird Connect.xojo_binary_project"
Class App Inherits Application
Const kEditClear = "&Löschen"
Const kFileQuit = "Beenden"
Const kFileQuitShortcut = ""
EventHandler Sub Open() dim db as new SQLDatabaseMBS // where is the library? // you can place the database client library files where you want. // example code just has some convenient location for testing. if TargetWin32 then db.Option(db.kOptionLibraryFirebird) = "gds32.dll;fbclient.dll" elseif TargetLinux then db.Option(db.kOptionLibraryFirebird) = "" elseif TargetMachO then db.Option(db.kOptionLibraryFirebird) = "libgds.dylib:libfbclient.dylib" else MsgBox "Platform not supported." quit end if // or with file on disk 'db.SetFileOption SQLConnectionMBS.kOptionLibraryFirebird, SpecialFolder.UserHome.Child("libfbclient.dylib") // connect to database // in this example it is Firebird/InterBase, // but can also be Sybase, Informix, DB2, MySQL // SQLServer, SQLBase and ODBC // Read more here: // Please enter values for your server here: dim ConnectionString as string = "xxx" // For local databases, this can be a file name. // To connect to a database on a remote server using TCP/IP the syntax is <server name>:<filename>. // To connect to a database on a remote server using NetBEUI, the syntax is \\<server name>\<filename>. // To connect to a database on a remote server using SPX, the syntax is <server name>@<filename>. dim username as string = "xxx" dim password as string = "xxx" db.DatabaseName = "Firebird:" + ConnectionString db.UserName = username db.Password = password if db.Connect then MsgBox "We are connected!" dim con as SQLConnectionMBS = db.Connection MsgBox "Server Version: "+con.ServerVersionString // Disconnect is optional // autodisconnect will ocur in destructor if needed else MsgBox db.ErrorMessage end if End EventHandler
End Class
Class Window1 Inherits Window
End Class
MenuBar MenuBar1
MenuItem FileMenu = "&Ablage"
MenuItem FileQuit = "#App.kFileQuit"
MenuItem EditMenu = "&Bearbeiten"
MenuItem EditUndo = "&Rückgängig"
MenuItem UntitledMenu1 = "-"
MenuItem EditCut = "&Ausschneiden"
MenuItem EditCopy = "&Kopieren"
MenuItem EditPaste = "&Einfügen"
MenuItem EditClear = "#App.kEditClear"
MenuItem UntitledMenu0 = "-"
MenuItem EditSelectAll = "&Alles auswählen"
End MenuBar
End Project

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