Anybody knows what is Informix 3.30.12Z is?
I got a call yesterday to help with a customer that had that product. To give you an idea of what it is, I received the following header:
Informix Master Menu ........................................Informix Version 3.30.12Z
Copyright (C) 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984 Relational Database Systems, Inc.
Software Serial Number . . .
Sorry for the ..., I did not know how to insert significant spaces
For people who don't know, Relational Database Systems was the name of the company before it was renamed to Informix Software. With a copyright going to 1984, that means that the product is 24 years old! Add to that no updates and support.
I had to contact Jonathan Leffler to find out what this was about but one thing is clear, Informix (Relational Database Systems, Inc) has a long history of reliability and dependability.[Read More]