REAL Software Inc. on Tuesday released REALbasic 5.5.2, a maintenance update of its cross-platform software development platform that works with Mac, Windows and Linux operating systems. The new 5.5.2 release, a free update for registered 5.5 users, supports an SQL database capability to update mis-formed date and time values when used in tables and adds support for SQL RecordSet.Delete command, and adds a dataControl command to handle text encoding. Network interfaces can be assigned to specific Server Sockets to help eliminate conflicts as those interfaces are accessed. Other changes have been made to improve Linux support as well. REALbasic starts at US$99.95 and requires Mac OS X v10.1 or 8.6 or later. A demo version is available.