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Full Article Attached Firebird Database Project Admin Ann Harrison Interviewed

Monday April 21st, 2003

It's been a long and intense week since mozilla.org announced that the Phoenix browser has been renamed Firebird, to the dismay of much of the Firebird database community. In this interview with MozillaZine, Ann Harrison, an administrator of the Firebird database project and a partner in IBPhoenix, gives her thoughts on the dispute.


#85 very bad image to newbies

by erickleung

Tuesday April 22nd, 2003 9:55 PM

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No flame war please. There were already too many last weekend.

We just wish that both teams would have better communication and find a better solution soonest possible. Whatever reasons they would take, it was already very bad publicity and a real damage to both parties. What a newbie would think and be confused if two different and very active open source projects share same product name.