|Subject||RE: [IBO] Using IB_Export with special Characters|
|Author||Claudio Valderrama C.|
> -----Original Message-----I'm not aware of any IB/FB version that supports casting blobs to varchars.
> From: Markus Pfeiffer [mailto:bpv-rwth@...]
> Sent: Miércoles 30 de Mayo de 2001 11:51
> I have to dump some fields (espcially blobs) into a textfile.
> There are two
> problems which occur. One thing is, that the IB_Export component doesn´t
> want to export MEMO fields, but this is solveable by using a cast
> ( memo as
> varchar(32000)) statement. (these are text-blobs).
This is why Greg had to create his UDFs. CAST() doesn't work with BLOBs or
arrays. Whether IBO does some internal work here in TIB_Export is a thing I