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Status Delivered
Workspace Informix
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 31, 2019

Informix pure .NET Core driver

We need pure  .NET Core driver. Currently we have to compile our programs with flags for 32 or 64 bit code which is against the idea of .NET Core portability. Also it leads to errors when we sent assemblies to incorrect environment.
Driver on OpenShift platform ("light containers") is a joke - it is heavy (180M) causing long time of deployment.
  • Guest
    Jul 20, 2020

    @Karen Qualley: Is there any ETA for the release of a Nuget package?

  • Guest
    Jul 18, 2020

    More information about Informix .NET Core Provider v3.1 could be referred from below link.

    https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSGU8G_14.1.0/com.ibm.cliapinode.doc/ids_net_core.htm

  • Admin
    Karen Qualley
    Jul 17, 2020

    Available in 4.50.xc4

  • Guest
    Feb 11, 2020

    Hi, Can we get any more details about the trail / beta please? How we can try it and what are the timescales for availability?

  • Guest
    Dec 3, 2019

    Hello. We have a customer that could be very interested in this. I can provide more details. Please contact me.

  • Guest
    Nov 26, 2019

    Pure/Native .NET Core Driver for Informix is work in progress, expected to be available for trial/usage soon....