On overpopulated connection string: In order to get around the BDE access problems you can connect foxpro databases via a ODBC connection through the foxpro driver or via a access linked table. Am I to understand from the information emailed to me from the Borland site that Windows 98 1. Thanks for your feedback! From the first glance into DBF file, it looks like it has field descriptors there. Why don’t you try to find a copy of Visual Fox Pro, version 9, and see if it will open the files. I’m looking at where the field descriptors start there, and to me that’s wrong for DBF, they should come later.
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You can call a dos program and wait for it to be finished. We will be seriously re-evaluating our purchase of any future Borland products as a result of this.
Lars 1, 10 In order to get around the BDE access problems you can connect foxpro databases via a ODBC connection through the foxpro driver or via a foxprro linked table. What are we supposed to do? How do I confirm what files are really Visual FoxPro? In fact, all I wanted is a way to access and update Clipper. Am I to understand from the information emailed to me from the Borland site that Windows 98 1. Best method in bdf opinion is to use the Apollo database engine from Vista Software.
Usage other than read only may result in crashes, Access Violations or corruption of indexes. CSV or tab-delimited file and you should be able to import it into whatever system you want.
Quickest check is to open the.
Borland Database Engine FAQ
It looks like it, structure explained here. Read only access to FoxPro is recommended.
Why not address the problem and try to solve it as most software companies do MS,Oracle. Alan B, from what I piece together the field descriptor should start at byte offset 32 which seems to be the case above.
Tons of questions:
An initial connection string looks as follows: Thanks for your feedback! More social media choices: Email Required, but never shown. Sorry cannot help you here And finally, how to use something modern to access tables and start examining data? From the first glance into DBF file, it looks like it has field descriptors there.
Databases – Borland Database Engine (BDE)
It seems pathetic the the problem has no clear solution. Or they can be free-standing. Anyway, where did this “understanding” that the BDE would be fox-compatible come from?
Buggy Delphi BDE FoxPro Native Driver
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I also can not believe the position that Borland is taking on this. I’m not sure what happens if you try to open a VFP table what was part of a DBC data base container and you don’t have the container available.