If I was Ann Harrison, I'd be pissed too.

Firebird is an Open Source Database, just like PostgreSQL or MySQL. I'd hate to see the Mozilla folks confuse things so much that they have to start calling it FirebirdSQL.

Posted by jzawodn at April 24, 2003 12:23 PM

Reader Comments
# Gerald said:

They should strike back - and name their database PhoenixSQL ;-)

on April 25, 2003 05:47 AM
# Joe Grossberg said:

Funny, people don't seem to mix up Yahoo! Messenger, AOL Instant Messenger and MSN Messenger. FirebirdSQL sounds great to me.

on April 25, 2003 02:47 PM
# Lucien said:

It 's a principal issue.
One open source group steals the name of another and even makes statements like "If they (Firebird) dont like it, they can go to court". This is not giving open source a good name.

on April 30, 2003 03:40 PM
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