Firbird / Blob support

Lionel Elie Mamane lionel at
Wed Jul 24 07:45:28 PDT 2013

On Wed, Jul 24, 2013 at 09:29:03AM +0200, Alex Thurgood wrote:
> Le 23/07/2013 16:36, Lionel Elie Mamane a écrit :

>> It is nice to have so that user code can use it. If HSQLDB
>> supports/ed it, then it is also necessary so that we don't regress.

> From a user perspective, LO only currently supports images as a
> recognized binary stream, the others are all replaced in tables,
> forms, etc with the <OBJECT> placeholder.

"user code" = code written by a non-LibreOffice programmer that uses
LibreOffice's API (UNO / sdbc(x), ...), so that's mostly independent
of whether LibreOffice provides UI widgets to handle it or not.


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