[Lazarus] Encoding with SDF dataset
M.Santhoff at web.de
Thu Nov 5 16:35:06 CET 2015
On Do, 2015-11-05 at 15:57 +0100, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:
> On Thu, 5 Nov 2015, Marc Santhoff wrote:
> > On Do, 2015-11-05 at 14:25 +0100, Marc Santhoff wrote:
> >> On Mi, 2015-11-04 at 19:01 +0100, Marc Santhoff wrote:
> >>> Hi,
> >>> when trying to us a TSdfDataset connected to a TDatasource and a
> >>> TDBGrid, only some unicode symbols are shown (those little squares
> >>> holding four tiny numbers) for string data.
> >>> The data files are encoded iso-8859 but I have found no switch for
> >>> setting the encoding of TDataSource or TSdfDataset. When loading a
> >>> TFileStream is used, but I did not find a property or method for
> >>> changing the encoding on the fly in it, either.
> >>> How can I fix it?
> >> Still hoping for a more simple solution, any ideas or hints?
> None. It is an old problem, see:
> This can be easily solved when we start the Unicode RTL and classes.
OK, at least I'm not writing code already done.
Marc Santhoff <M.Santhoff at web.de>
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