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by JonS
Fri May 16, 2014 5:39 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: DBAS package problem
Replies: 2
Views: 898

Re: DBAS package problem

With the lack of response, I get the feeling that DBAS is not well used or understood. I've got around that problem now (can't remember what I did...) but now I've hit a real show stopper. Following the insert of a new record, a re-read of a selection of records (not including the inserted one) give...
by JonS
Tue Apr 29, 2014 11:03 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: DBAS package problem
Replies: 2
Views: 898

Re: DBAS package problem

Sorry, should have said that this was on QPCII 4.0.1.5 SMSQE 3.18
by JonS
Tue Apr 29, 2014 11:02 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: DBAS package problem
Replies: 2
Views: 898

DBAS package problem

Hi, I am writing a program using the DBAS database package downloaded from Dilwyn's site and have hit a problem. I have opened a database and selected records as follows: RESET#6 ORDER#6;2,1 EXCLUDE#6 INCLUDE#6;9,"=",name$;"AND";6,"<>","Y" INCLUDE#6;5,"=&...
by JonS
Wed Feb 12, 2014 5:22 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS
Replies: 7
Views: 2832

Re: Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS

No, I don't think so. The SBASIC commands are completely different from DBAS ones.
by JonS
Tue Feb 11, 2014 9:29 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS
Replies: 7
Views: 2832

Re: Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS

No, though I did check my old hard disc and found the details from when I sold all my old QL stuff many years ago. Just wish I hadn't now, but it has made me look at using the DBAS engine instead, so it's not all bad news!
by JonS
Tue Dec 24, 2013 5:53 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: EasyPTR queestion
Replies: 0
Views: 855

EasyPTR queestion

Hi, I'm having a little problem with a program I am developing. It has two application windows containing various different menus depending on the context. When changing the context, I do a MAWCLEAR#channel,appw followed by a new MAWDRAW statement for the new application window menu. This seems to r...
by JonS
Sun Nov 10, 2013 4:13 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS
Replies: 7
Views: 2832

Re: Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS

Yes, I think there were one or two versions released before PROWESS was released
by JonS
Fri Nov 08, 2013 5:19 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS
Replies: 7
Views: 2832

Wanted: DataDesign for QDOS

I'm looking for a copy of the ORIGINAL DataDesign for QDOS, i.e. NOT the PRowess version.
by JonS
Thu Oct 31, 2013 5:42 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: DataDesign SBASIC interface
Replies: 3
Views: 1243

Re: DataDesign SBASIC interface

I'm not sure the engine can be accessed from SBASIC, as no new keywords appear to be added when you load engine_rext.
by JonS
Wed Oct 30, 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: DataDesign SBASIC interface
Replies: 3
Views: 1243

DataDesign SBASIC interface

I was looking at the PROGS download site and noticed that the DataDesign engine is freely available now. However, there doesn't appear to be a file for the SBASIC extensions. Is this available or has it not been released into the PD?