Rave Reports

Hi
The events in Rave 9 seem to be set up for Pascal, but I am working in C++Builder. Is there a way to set it up for C++?

Paul
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jimyXCommented:
I am not using C++ builder but I believe Rave Reports version available in Delphi and C++ are alike, even if they are not, writing or changing events to rave report in C from Delphi will require a lot of effort and time to translate the libraries, specially when you know that the developer is no longer continuing to support this great component. The Rave Report 9 is not even available on the Homepage, you will find 5.1.

However you can request the admin attention to include C++ zones to this question for more details from C++ experts.

Just a side note, seems this component is gradually going to be abandoned since it lacks the support.
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BdLmCommented:
with C++ Builder I got rave version 7.7.0  

can you compiler that demo code ??


void __fastcall TForm1::BitBtn1Click(TObject *Sender)

  {
    TRaveProject *rp = RaveProject1;
    TRaveProjectManager *pm = rp->ProjMan;
    TRaveComponent *rc;
    TRavePage *pg;
    TRaveText *tx;

    rp->Open();
    rc = pm->FindRaveComponent("Report1.Page1",NULL);
    pg = dynamic_cast<TRavePage*>(rc);
    rc = pm->FindRaveComponent("Text1",pg);
    tx = dynamic_cast<TRaveText*>(rc);
    tx->Text = "Some Text";
    tx->Color = clGreen;
    rp->ExecuteReport("Report1");
    rp->Close();
  }
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developmentguruPresidentCommented:
If you run a code based Rave report then you can hook your code into the report events.  If you are using the Rave visual report designer then the scripting is Pascal script.
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PruneBottleAuthor Commented:
Thank for both replies.

Regards
Paul
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BdLmCommented:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Pascal/Delphi/Q_26897777.html   will give more links on Rave Code based reports with Delphi
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PruneBottleAuthor Commented:
Had to abandon the project as there are too many other difficulties associated with Rave.

Thanks for your replies

Regards
Paul
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