I and my group are planning to write a MIS applicaion which can input,read, store and show unicode characters(Because the application must handle several languages at the same time). I already have a good application with the same function but can only handle chinese characters wirtten in Delphi 3 (the database is Sybase11).
As I know, Delphi's support for Unicode is very limited. So, here is my headache:
1. Should I upgrade this Delphi applicaion and make it can handle unicode characters?
If I do, how can I make it handle unicode characters?
2. Should I rewrite the application in another language? Which language should I choose?
Which way is more quick and easy?
Could you give me some suggestions?
Thank you very much