Best data import approach
Magicgate Software - Skip Kimpel
skip at magicgate.com
Sat Mar 30 18:52:14 EDT 2013
Back to my sorting issue with date and time, quite honestly, the log file
is already sorted.... I just need to have the DataGrid display it as it was
read into the system with out trying to do additional sorting. Is there a
way to sort, for instance, by some itemID number that the DataGrid assigns
On Sat, Mar 30, 2013 at 5:51 PM, Magicgate Software - Skip Kimpel <
skip at magicgate.com> wrote:
> Thank you! ....
> On Sat, Mar 30, 2013 at 5:42 PM, Alex Tweedly <alex at tweedly.net> wrote:
>> Of course. You can find it best in Richard's excellent article about the
>> evils of CSV format, at
>> It does deal with many of the vagaries, but won't do anything about
>> records with different number of fields (I think that was what you
>> mentioned earlier in the email thread), though it will (AFAIR) deal with
>> embedded CRs if they are within a quoted string.
>> BTW - there is the opportunity for a slightly faster method which avoids
>> the array step - but the difference would only be significant for VERY
>> large data sets, so I've not had the incentive to finalize and test it
>> -- Alex.
>> On 30/03/2013 20:51, Magicgate Software - Skip Kimpel wrote:
>>> Excellent... Thank you Pete...
>>> Alex, would you be so kind to share?
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