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Subject: RE: 255 char length of CA's and other tips
Thread ID: 49019 Message ID: 51163 # Views: 5 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 8 Category: Projects and Design
Date: Thursday, September 09, 2004 9:42:52 AM         
   


> Interestingly in my search for a solution,
> I recently read a header of an article from FOXPROADVISOR.com
>
> "Defeat the 255-Character Limit (JUNE 20004 ISSUE)
> Here's a workaround to VFP 8's 255-character limit for a single property in the Property Sheet.
>
> By Arto Toikka
>
> "As useful as it may be, Visual FoxPro 8's new CursorAdapter class easily runs up against the VFP length
> limitation for a single property in the Property Sheet. After you start adding fields to the cursor under construction,
> the schema quickly meets and exceeds the 255-character limit.
> I've figured out a way to trick FoxPro into letting me get around this. "
>
> Am not a subscriber to the magazine but i wonder what his solution or trick is.
> Anyone know his secret?

he writes the content of the cursorschema to a .mem file and before opening the cursor he reads the content of that .mem file first and places that in the cursorschema property.


Boudewijn LutgeĀ®ink
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255 char length of CA's and other tips Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 8/13/2004 9:48:55 AM
RE: 255 char length of CA's and other tips Posted by joe Gonzalez @ 9/6/2004 6:42:38 PM
RE: 255 char length of CA's and other tips Posted by Bernard Bout @ 9/7/2004 6:05:59 AM
RE: 255 char length of CA's and other tips Posted by joe Gonzalez @ 9/8/2004 6:03:54 PM
RE: 255 char length of CA's and other tips Posted by Boudewijn Lutgerink @ 9/9/2004 9:42:52 AM
RE: 255 char length of CA's and other tips Posted by Bernard Bout @ 9/10/2004 8:41:03 AM