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Subject: RE: File command return False
Thread ID: 415530 Message ID: 416006 # Views: 45 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 6 Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014 4:12:31 PM         
   


> > Learned it the hard way where a user's flaky peer to peer (el cheapo) network going down because of rats eating his cables, caused the computers to lock up when FILE() was called.
> >
>
> Brilliant! A fantastic example of a program technique borne out of a real-world situation and what a situation:
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> "Rats are making my application run slowly"
>
> "OK, I think Diskspace() will solve that problem"
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> "PS how about getting rid of the rats"
>
> love it. :-U

Not a chance. That was at a huge garbage TIP. With mountains of garbage, I think the rats chewed the cables just to clean their teeth.

Bernard

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File command return False Posted by Rajesh Samadia @ 12/6/2014 1:50:52 PM
RE: File command return False Posted by Ali Koumaiha @ 12/6/2014 3:26:21 PM
RE: File command return False Posted by Pete Sass @ 12/7/2014 1:17:51 AM
RE: File command return False Posted by Bernard Bout @ 12/11/2014 2:48:32 AM
RE: File command return False Posted by Mike Yearwood @ 12/11/2014 9:49:21 PM
RE: File command return False Posted by Bernard Bout @ 12/12/2014 1:10:19 AM
RE: File command return False Posted by Paul Gibson @ 12/12/2014 2:35:32 PM
RE: File command return False Posted by Gene Wirchenko @ 12/12/2014 7:27:17 PM
RE: File command return False Posted by Bernard Bout @ 12/18/2014 4:12:31 PM
RE: File command return False Posted by Victor Espina @ 12/18/2014 8:03:42 PM
RE: File command return False Posted by Cesar @ 12/19/2014 10:48:24 AM