Subject Re: [ib-support] [Fwd: [Firebird-devel] Need an advice]
Author Helen Borrie
At 02:47 PM 04-10-01 +0300, you wrote:
>Hi all.
>I was developing a large client-server application in 98-99y with MS SQL
>and Delphi/BDE. Now all done. It is working well since Jan 2000. I have
>successfully ported the database without a business logic to IBM DB/2
>(read-only mode). There were troubles with BDE. BDE has only generic
>support of DB2. It is so painful to redesign the client from BDE to
>dbExpress. That is why I try to port the database to Firebird. After
>about a week of activities I have a working copy of my database under
>Firebird (in read-only mode, without triggers and SPs). Also I have a
>lot of odd troubles. The worst one is returning different number of rows
>from the same queries against MS SQL and Firebird - about 280 rows in MS
>SQL and about 30-40 in Firebird. I would appreciate any help or advice
>about it. I ready to give any sources, binaires or data from my project
>to anyone who will help me.

Please supply an example of an SQL statement that displays the problem you describe, together with the CREATE TABLE definition. Also mention the version number of the BDE which you are using; and which dialect of Firebird.