InterBase xe7 Update 5

InterBase XE7 – Update 5

InterBase XE7 update 5 is now available for general release. The patch/update kits are for server-based Editions of InterBase XE7 only on Windows and Linux for both 32bit and 64bit

For notes on previous InterBase XE7 updates please select the links below

What’s fixed in InterBase XE7 – Update 5?

In short. no new features, just a few bug fixes that improve stability of the core around some specific scenarios reported where:

  • InterBase becomes unresponsive when many clients run repeated select statements against it.,
  • Incremental Backup cannot be opened or converted to read_write
  • Deadlock on RDB$PAGES when server is shutdown if database has a distinguished dump.
  • Following a database crash, journal recovery is interrupted with error message “WAL writer error”.

The resolved defects are documented on the InterBase XE7 DocWiki resolved defects page .

Downloading latest InterBase XE7

Embarcadero CodeCentral “Registered Users” can download the patch binaries (Server/Desktop/Developer/Trial) for Windows and Linux, and, ToGo Edition. You can find the downloads at

For new users, the trial and developer editions are available for free at

InterBase in the news…

Incase you missed the previous post, InterBase has been shortlisted for an IoT Award.  Make sure you follow @InterBase on Twitter for the latest news on InterBase

InterBase IoTA Awards Finalist 2015

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