[Gambas-devel] Change to gb.db.odbc to use ODBC Connection Strings.

Benoît Minisini gambas at ...1...
Mon Oct 5 18:30:00 CEST 2015

Le 05/10/2015 17:25, zxMarce a écrit :
> Benoît,
> Still working on this, sorry it took so long; real-life got in the way.
> As stated, it works with data-retrieving loops. But the IDE's Connection
> Wizard and at least two data-bound controls (the only ones I tried) fail
> when filling in their data.
> Here's a screen shot of a quick-test I made:
> <http://gambas.8142.n7.nabble.com/file/n53761/ODBC_%28MSSql%29_and_MySQL_data-bound_controls.png>
> Just if you cannot see the image or if it fails to upload, the ODBC
> databound control shows "DataView.TableView_Data.420: Null object" in every
> field of every row.
> I had two connections made in the IDE. One uses ODBC against a MSSQL server,
> the other uses MySQL against a DB I created on localhost. Both have the same
> table definition, but I limited MySQL to 2 records instead of the 57 MSSQL
> had (it's even stranger that the ODBC-bound controls "knew" the Result had
> 57 records, but failed to show any data at all)
> As you can see, the data-bound control gets the error
> "DataView.TableView_Data.420: Null object", while MySQL works as expected.
> I still have to try the MySQL-ODBC connector, but I pre-assume it will fail
> the same way it does with MSSQL.
> Hope this helps make data-bound controls work. As usual, if I can help in
> any way, just say the word. I'll be beautifying ODBC's main.c module next.
> TIA,
> zxMarce.

gb.db.form controls assume that the Result can be seeked at any index. 
They can't deal with move-forward Result, and I guess the error comes 
from that.

Benoît Minisini

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