Subject Re: [IBO] Anyone interested in IB_StringList property editor?
Author Paul Gallagher
I would definately like to give it a try.


----- Original Message -----
From: <frank.ingermann@...>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, February 09, 2001 12:06 PM
Subject: [IBO] Anyone interested in IB_StringList property editor?

> Hi there,
> I'm currently digging into IBO, working my way through the sample
> apps. One thing i didn't like very much is that in the Object
> Inspector, all IB_Stringlist properties appeared as "[IB_StringList]".
> So you have to dblclick them to see if there's anything inside.
> So i went and wrote an alternative property editor for those props.
> It's basically a replacement for the std-IDE-Stringlist editor, but:
> Object Inspector:
> - it displays the props as e.g. "< 0 >" for an empty stringlist, "< 1
> > CUSTOMER.ID" for one with a single entry etc. This gives you lots of
> information about a query just looking at the obj.insp.
> Editor Dialog:
> - in the editor, fixed charsize font is used (better then proportional
> for sql i think). you can increase/decrease the font size.
> - the dialog is sizeable.
> - you can turn the meom's wordwrap on/off
> - it also displays a list of all fields in the statement, dblclicking
> on an item inserts it into the editing memo (very handy!)
> works with both TIB_ and TIBO - derivates.
> If anyone is interested, please reply to this msg and i'll make it
> available to the community (as freeware of course, it's just one
> little unit).
> regards,
> Frank "the fingermann" Ingermann