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Issue 2.5


Databases for REAL

The New REALbasic 5.5 Database Engine

Issue: 2.5 (May/June 2004)
Author: Paul Lefebvre
Author Bio: Paul Lefebvre is President and Chief Software Architect of LogicalVue Software, producers of Schema, RBUnit, RBTool, and other products.
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Article Length (in bytes): 11,103
Starting Page Number: 32
Article Number: 2515
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REALbasic 5.5 provides the long-awaited, all-new native database engine. It has many, many new features that I will cover here. But first, some high-level features to drool over:

  • The REAL Database engine is now included with REALbasic Standard.

  • The new database is much more reliable than the old database. Database corruptions are a thing of the past.

  • Industry standard SQL is now used.

  • Built-in RowId generation.

  • Many more SQL functions.

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