Subject Re: [ib-support] New Character Set
Author Claudio Valderrama C.
""Algis KANTAUTAS"" <Algis.KANTAUTAS@...> wrote in message
> Svein,
> When I working without any (or default) character set, FB RC2 understand
> Lithuanian characters, but _don't_sort_ char,varchar variables by
> Lithuanian
> order.

Do you really need more characters or only a sorting with the current
available characters? Creating a charset and creating a collation sequence
are different tasks. If you only need another sorting, add it (develop) to
the proper charset. Otherwise, you have to implement the charset and the

> After short test of ISO8859_1 - I have error on IBConsole:
> arithmetic exception, numeric overflow, or string truncation
> Cannot transliterate character between character sets.

You should connect with the same charset than your fields use for having
good effects.

Claudio Valderrama C. - -
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