A Firebird 2.0 Data Access Layer With VB.NET

Category:
Database
Type:
Modules
Difficulty:
Intermediate

Author: nakkimake

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic.NET

More information:
This data access layer makes VB.NET database programming with Firebird (www.FireBirdSQL.org) very easy. A database mode can be easily chosen between server or embedded with a variable in this DAL. You can see those variables on top of the module. Some of the functions included in this DAL are: - CreateDatabase (creates empty database. embedded or server) - StreamDataIntoControl (reads data into listbox or combobox) - ImportData (imports data into DB from a disk file) etc. Requirements: Firebird .NET Data Provider 2.0.1. and Embedded Firebird for Windows 1.5.3 (if used in embedded database mode).

Instructions: Copy the declarations and code below and paste directly into your VB project.

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