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 From: Steve Dingle
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 Steve Dingle
 To: Rick Schummer
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Subject: RE: Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?)
Thread ID: 189102 Message ID: 189165 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 SP2 Category: Sedna
Date: Wednesday, August 13, 2008 3:49:53 PM         
   


> > Anyway, wondering if anyone ( Rick ;-) ) would have any suggestions on if this can be done and if not, if Data Explorer is being enhanced and still worked on I would like to put an ER in for more hooks for this type of stuff
>
> To answer the easy question: the Data Explorer is open to enhancements, all done through VFPX (as are all the XSource tools).
>
> As to the specific problem, the brains of dealing with each of the connections is handled in each of the data management subclasses (datamgmt_vfp, datamgmt_sql, datamgmt_ado, datamgmt_oracle). if you look at these programs you see the how each is very customized based on the different ways VFP connects to the data and works with the data, which only sheds light on your issue {g}.
>
> My guess is the simple ER is to make the BrowseForm a property so you could set it before running the BrowseData method.
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> The best long term solution is for you to review all four OnBrowseData methods to see if you can leverage the calls made to open the data to come up with a design for generic access in your menu script. Then poke me with some specific questions and your findings to see if we can make it even more generic across the different connection types.
>
> _RAS
> Microsoft MVP - VFP
> www.whitelightcomputing.com

Thanks Rick, I'll study the data explorer classes in more detail and come up with something to present to ya.

Steve Dingle
http://weblogs.foxite.com/SteveDingle/
www.dsbusinesssolutions.co.uk

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Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?) Posted by Steve Dingle @ 8/13/2008 12:14:30 PM
RE: Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?) Posted by Borislav Borissov @ 8/13/2008 12:21:38 PM
RE: Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?) Posted by Steve Dingle @ 8/13/2008 12:35:36 PM
RE: Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?) Posted by Borislav Borissov @ 8/13/2008 12:44:51 PM
RE: Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?) Posted by Steve Dingle @ 8/13/2008 1:01:42 PM
RE: Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?) Posted by Rick Schummer @ 8/13/2008 2:52:54 PM
RE: Data Explorer - oParam.BrowseData (ER?) Posted by Steve Dingle @ 8/13/2008 3:49:53 PM