Subject Re: [IBO] IBO/IB_ component Use
Author Daniel Rail

At December 6, 2004, 21:21, Alan McDonald wrote:

> I need to make a new application which is TDataset compatible.
> I notice you can use IBOQuery with IB_Connection, and IB_Transaction with
> IBODatabase..
> I understand the IBO components are wrappers of the IB_ components but are
> also descendant to the TDataset classes
> I can't find, however, a document which makes recommendations as to the best
> use of each set.
> Am I right in thinking that if all I need is IBOQueries (I have to use a 3rd
> party rich-edit component which is TDataset aware only), I can setup my app
> as if it were a native built app, e.g. IB_Connection, IB_Transaction etc
> etc, but then just use IBOQuery instead of IB_Query.. OR am I also wedded to
> other IBO components if I am forced to use IBOQuery?

I've been using TIB_Connection and TIB_Transaction for almost 5 years
now in conjunction with TIBOQuery. And, I also use TIB_Cursor and
TIB_DSQL for non-visual stuff.

Best regards,
Daniel Rail
Senior System Engineer
ACCRA Group Inc. (
ACCRA Med Software Inc. (