Miscellaneous Tools for Firebird
- IB LogManager
- InterBase Description tool
- FB Trace Manager
- Port Guardian
The IB LogManager Product Family is a suite of tools which helps you to keep track of data changes in your InterBase and Firebirdtm database. But, it's more than simply integrating a logging/auditing mechanism in your InterBase® and Firebirdtm database, because the available Addon's will help you to manage and to process log data in different ways.
|InterBase Description tool||Windows|
IBDesc helps you to describe the structure of your database. It creates a nice HTML report which you can configure in a wide range.
With IBDesc you can edit the description of the following database items:
Simple command-line utility that will allow moving multi-file databases to a new location without requiring a backup/restore. Currently only available for Windows, however the source code is included, so if you compile it on other platforms can you let us know, so it can be added to this download section.
|FB Trace Manager||Windows|
Receiving Firebird's default semi-structured trace output from Firebird V2.5 FB Trace Manager transforms the raw trace output into easy understandable structured data with the optional capability to log trace data into an included Firebird database. Additional modules in FB Trace Manager allow for browsing. accessing, reporting and data analysis tasks on the logged trace data.
Port Guardian is a Linux GTK program with a GUI to monitor the Firebird Database Server and its databases, its checks if the databases are in operation (dead/alive/up/down) and listens/monitors/records tcp packets on the Firebird TCPIP port.
|FBProfiler||Windows / Linux|
|arbinada||Open Source (MPL)|
Firebird 2.5 required
Monitor and trace the Firebird activity on Windows and Linux. Let the DBAs to get the traces and send them to you when you can't access to production server. Watch queries durations and plans.
|Bespoke Software Solutions||Freeware|
Firebird Compare scans two databases (Master and Child) and highlights any differences between them, and provides the necessary SQL to rectify the differences.
FirebirdDbComparer is pure .NET library that allows the comparison of two Firebird databases and can then produce a SQL script that will allow the source database to synchronise the target's structure.