[fpc-pascal] SDFDataset users!?

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Mon Sep 24 21:06:21 CEST 2012

On 24.09.2012 17:19, Reinier Olislagers wrote:
> Hi list,
> There are some bugs open for sdfdataset, e.g.
> 22894 Sdfdataset: empty file with FirstLineAsSchema reports Recordcount
> 1 instead of 0
> 22882 SDFDataset .AllowMultiLine does not support multiline import
> I've written a test suite to check sdfdataset behaviour. An older
> version of this is already in FPC trunk in the database tests
> (tcsdfdata.pp).
> The test set can be donwnloaded here:
> https://bitbucket.org/reiniero/fpc_laz_patch_playground/downloads
> Currently, taazz on the forum is improving sdfdataset against this test set:
> http://lazarus.freepascal.org/index.php/topic,18224.0.html
> If there are any sdfdataset users out there:
> 1. I'd very much appreciate additional test cases for tcsdfdata.pp.
> Especially if you think there are issues with current sdfdataset, please
> don't hesitate to send an tcsdfdata.pp with more tests.
> 2. Presumably sdfdataset is used to exchange data with Delphi systems
> using tstrings.delimitedtext. Therefore I'm stressing Delphi
> compatibility in my tests. Do you think this is justified?
> 3. Taazz has an improved version of sdfdataset available at
> http://lazarus.freepascal.org/index.php/topic,18224.msg103232.html#msg103232
> My test suite contains test results for this code; an additional test is
> satisfied, but there are still failing tests.
> Do you think this version is good enough? Comments here or on the forum
> would be welcome.

The only problem I have with TSDFDataset is the following issue related 
to more strict CPU targets: http://bugs.freepascal.org/view.php?id=22964


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