FrontBase Plugin for
REALbasic© 5.1 or later
Version 1.92 Release Notes
Enclosed are the FrontBase Plugins for REALbasic 5.1 and later which allow REALbasic applications to use FrontBase 3.6/4.x and above. This release includes the following 2 plugins.
FrontBase Plugin (C).rbx
FrontBase Plugin (N).rbx
Both plugins support the following targets.
OSX Mac Carbon Mach-O PPC
OSX Mac Carbon Mach-O Intel
OSX Mac Carbon Mach-O Universal
OS9 Mac Classic (PEF)
Note that Linux and Mach-O targets may not be supported by older versions of REALbasic.
The FrontBase Plugin(C).rbx also includes,
OS9/OSX Mac Carbon (PEF)
This allows Carbon applications to be built which will run on both OS9 and OSX.
The FrontBase Plugin(N).rbx also includes,
OSX Mac Carbon (PEF)
This allows Carbon applications to be built which will run native on OSX (PPC) only. Use this if your version of RB does not support Mach-O builds and you are targeting OSX only.
Note that OSX PEF and Mach-O PPC applications will run under Rosetta on Intel machines.
The "FrontBase Plugin" document contains instructions for installing and using the FrontBase Plugin.
The sample projects show how to correctly connect to
FrontBase, check for errors and issue a few statements.
Finally, for general information about FrontBase, please download the latest User Guide: