German & French not liked by Valentina DB & Rev ?

Ruslan Zasukhin ruslan_zasukhin at
Fri May 14 01:41:01 EDT 2010

On 14/5/10 12:24 AM, "Christian Langers" <chris at>

Hi Christian,
Some points.

* you can try open that database using Vstudio.
And see if inside chars are correct.

Also you can ad some records using vstudio and see if THAT records shown
fine in REV 

* you may need use db.Locale property

* db is local? Without VServer?

> I'm trying to feed my Valentina Db fields with text. When using English,
> no problem. But when using German or French, pfff..
> The main problem are the Umlauts (ö,ä,ü,...) or french chars (é,è,à...).
> As I read in the docs, rev fields are storing text in UTF16. Valentina
> is storing text in UTF16 too. So normally there should be no problems
> when storing text from REV into Valentina.
> But when retrieving the saved text from the DB, that gives me scrambled
> chars instead of the é,à,è,ü,....
> Does anybody have a solution to that ?
> I'm working on an Intel Mac, REV 4.5 DP3, Valentina 4.6, using SQLYoga...

Best regards,

Ruslan Zasukhin
VP Engineering and New Technology
Paradigma Software, Inc

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