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Subject: RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application
Thread ID: 104204 Message ID: 104288 # Views: 5 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: Web Applications
Date: Monday, August 14, 2006 5:38:53 PM         
   


> Hi Andy,
> Thanks for your reply.
>
> Can you give any suggestion? I am working on ERP presently, my company is devided in 7 different units which are located in range of 15 to 20KMS and connected with wireless lan (11 MBPS) where some times network work very slow as well as break the link for few seconds. During a table is updating if network breaks a link the DBF become corrupt. I am facing the problem frequently. Is there any solution available to increase the speed of wireless connectivity. How can I prevent my DBFs from corruption.
>
> Thanks
> Jignesh
>
> > > Hi All,
> > >
> > >
> > > We have developed our ERP system on VFP9. We have drastical speed problem in wireless network, we would like to convert our ERP to WEB application, how can it is possible without changing VFP code. Is there any utility available to convert VFP application to WEB appliation automatically? or Is there any solution for increasing wireless speed or changing hardware?
> > >
> > > Thanks
> > > Jignesh

> >
> > Nope, sorry, there is no "converter" that will take a VFP Windows Desktop Application and create a functional HTML Browser application - probably because it is completely impossible!
> >
> > As far as I can see, you have two options here. First you can re-write your entire application from the ground up using the Web development tool of your choice. West-Wind and AFP leap to mind for VFP Developers, but ASP .NET has a lot to commend it too.
> >
> > The alternative is to find what is wrong with your current application and fix it. Since the slow-down you are experiencing is when running wirelessly I am not convinced that converting to a Web-based app would improve things because this tends to suggest you are moving a lot of data about and that will be just as slow over the internet!
> >
> > Maybe it's time to re-think some of your design?
> >
> > Regards
> > Andy Kramek
> > Microsoft MVP (Visual FoxPro)
> > Tightline Computers Inc, Akron Ohio, USA


Hi,

For me I think and I would suggest to use TS/Remote Desktop Connection to connect to the main server and run any APP set in my account. If my Local Connection Fails I believe the APP that I'm using on the main server is still active and I can continue working on it as soon as my network connection have been repaired.

I think this would surely minimized your data corruption and there's no need for you to create Web APP.

Regards,

Zed

ENTIRE THREAD

Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Jignesh Parekh @ 8/13/2006 6:54:13 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Hans de Groot @ 8/13/2006 7:42:58 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Andy Kramek @ 8/13/2006 3:47:12 PM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Jignesh Parekh @ 8/14/2006 6:48:04 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by tushar @ 8/14/2006 8:43:41 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Dexter Carlit @ 8/14/2006 5:38:53 PM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Bernard Bout @ 8/14/2006 6:34:06 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Jignesh Parekh @ 8/14/2006 6:58:23 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Erik Gomez @ 8/16/2006 4:30:27 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Bernard Bout @ 8/16/2006 5:22:47 AM
RE: Convert VFP Application to WEB Application Posted by Oliver Cortazar @ 8/14/2006 8:37:02 PM