FireBird is a (open-source) relational database offering many ANSI SQL standard features that runs on Linux, Windows, and a variety of Unix platforms. Firebird offers excellent concurrency, high performance, and powerful language support for stored procedures and triggers. It has been used in production systems, under a variety of names, since 1981.
For more information see http://www.firebirdsql.org/
To make the JayBird driver accessible to JDBC and ActiveRecord in JRuby use :
require 'jdbc/firebird' Jdbc::FireBird.load_driver
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