Firebird 2.5.8

Firebird 2.5.8 is currently the latest stable release. Detailed information about new features and improvements can be found in the release notes.

Note

The recommended Linux kernel version is 2.6.34 and glibc should be version 2.12 or higher. Minimum - kernel 2.6.27 and glibc 2.7.

Note

Because the use of libstdc++ is now deprecated MacOSX users should be aware that Firebird 2.5.8 will run only on MacOSX 10.9 or higher versions. If you want to use an earlier version of OSX you will need to use an earlier version of Firebird.

Release Notes

  • Firebird V2.5 PDF or HMTL (English)

Windows 32bit

Windows 32-bit Classic, Superclassic & Superserver
Date Filename Size Description
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089_0_Win32.exe 6 Mb Windows executable installer
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_Win32.zip 10 MB Zip kit for manual/custom installs
Windows 32-bit Embedded
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_Win32_embed.zip 4 MB Embedded, separate download, zip kit.
Windows 32-bit Debug Kits (Binary + PDB components)
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089_0_Win32_pdb.exe 11 MB Windows executable installer
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_Win32_pdb.zip 18 MB Zip kit for manual/custom installs
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_Win32_embed_pdb.zip 8 MB Embedded, separate download, zip kit.

Windows 64bit

Windows 64-bit Classic, Superclassic & Superserver
Date Filename Size Description
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089_0_x64.exe 10 Mb Windows executable installer
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_x64.zip 11 MB Zip kit for manual/custom installs
Windows 64-bit Embedded
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_x64_embed.zip 5 MB Embedded, separate download, zip kit.
Windows 64-bit Debug Kits (Binary + PDB components)
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089_0_x64_pdb.exe 15 MB Windows executable installer
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_x64_pdb.zip 20 MB Zip kit for manual/custom installs
5th Jan 2018 Firebird-2.5.8.27089-0_x64_embed_pdb.zip 9 MB Embedded, separate download, zip kit.

Linux 32-bit

Linux 32-bit Superserver
Date Filename Size Description
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8.27089-0.i686.rpm 7 Mb Universal RPM kit
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8.27089-0.i686.tar.gz 7 Mb Compressed tarball with installer script
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-debuginfo-2.5.8.27089-0.i686.tar.gz 33 Mb Compressed tarball with debug information
Linux 32-bit Classic, Superclassic & Embedded
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdCS-2.5.8.27089-0.i686.rpm 7 Mb Universal RPM kit
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8.27089-0.i686.tar.gz 7 Mb Compressed tarball with installer script
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-debuginfo-2.5.8.27089-0.i686.tar.gz 33 Mb Compressed tarball with debug information

Linux 64-bit

Linux 64-bit Superserver
Date Filename Size Description
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8.27089-0.amd64.rpm 7 Mb Universal RPM kit
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8.27089-0.amd64.tar.gz 7 Mb Compressed tarball with installer script
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-debuginfo-2.5.8.27089-0.amd64.tar.gz 33 Mb Compressed tarball with debug information
Linux 64-bit Classic, Superclassic & Embedded
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdCS-2.5.8.27089-0.amd64.rpm 7 Mb Universal RPM kit
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8.27089-0.amd64.tar.gz 7 Mb Compressed tarball with installer script
5th Jan 2018 FirebirdSS-debuginfo-2.5.8.27089-0.amd64.tar.gz 33 Mb Compressed tarball with debug information

MacOSX 10.9+ 32-bit

Note

"lipo" builds are the 64-bit Firebird Server with client libs as fat lib (32 and 64 bits).

MacOS X 10.6+ 32-bit Classic & Superclassic (Intel)
Date Filename Size Description
8th Feb 2018 FirebirdCS-2.5.8-27089-1-i386.pkg 7 MB 32-bit package
MacOS X 32-bit Superserver (Intel)
8th Feb 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8-27089-1-i386.pkg 7 Mb 32-bit package

MacOSX 10.9+ 64-bit

MacOSX 64-bit Classic & Superclassic (Intel)
Date Filename Size Description
8h Feb 2018 FirebirdCS-2.5.8-27089-1-x86_64.pkg 7 Mb 64-bit package
8th Feb 2018 FirebirdCS-2.5.8-27089-1-lipo-x86_64.pkg 12 Mb 64-bit Lipo package
MacOSX 64-bit Superserver (Intel)
8th Feb 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8-27089-1-x86_64.pkg 7 Mb 64-bit package
8th Feb 2018 FirebirdSS-2.5.8-27089-1-lipo-x86_64.pkg 9 Mb 64-bit Lipo package