This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
im working on B&S 2.3.1. The spec of the DBMain interface requires an update method accepting an String array, one String for evry field of the record to update. The spec of the DB file says that only ASCII can be stored. Is there a standard way to convert if the method is called with Strings containing chars other than ASCII?