Firebird Foreign Data Wrapper (FDW) | firebird_fdw 0.3.0 released
After a long hiatus, I've finally found time to update firebird_fdw, which is now available as version 0.3.0.
This update, together with an update of the underlying Firebird API wrapper libfq to version 0.2.0, is a general cleanup/bugfix release, with improvements including:
- support for PostgreSQL 9.6 and 10
- support for
IMPORT FOREIGN SCHEMA(PostgreSQL 9.5 and later)
- automatic reconnection to Firebird
- improved error message handling and display
- improved memory handling and prevention of various unhandled situations which caused the PostgreSQL server to crash
This release has been developed and tested with Firebird 2.5. It will work with Firebird 3.0, but does not yet take advantage of any new features; future releases will hopefully address this.