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 From: Yuri Rubinov
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 Philadelphia
 Pennsylvania - United States
 Yuri Rubinov
 To: Pete Sass
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 Marathon, Ontario
 Canada
 Pete Sass
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Subject: RE: How to access PC Express files, “filename.DB”?
Thread ID: 104374 Message ID: 104480 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: Databases, Tables and SQL Server
Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2006 10:27:03 PM         
   


>
> Hi,
> First off is this a web type app?
> If so you probably have to go with Oracle 9i, or greater.
> If you could provide me a bit more on what this porting is going from
> and going to this would help.
> Also, is this just a data porting exercise?
> I do not know how much background you have in Oracle, so this makes
> it tuff as to how much detail you may need?
> Full blown versions of Oracle starting with v.8.1.5 support the Oracle exp utility and will export all to a dump file. You can then on a new Oracle
> box:
> 1. Create the new Oracle instance.
> 2. And import the entire thing with one command and this brings in the
> tables, the data, the stored procs, etc...
>
> In your case, with this old version of Personal Express, you are not so
> lucky.
>
> Pete from the Great White North. (Only in Canada, ay.) Over and Out ...

Pete, thanks.

It is in house application. Nothing fancy as far as I see. Several ftp calls to get files, update several databases on network, create/print text reports, and distribute them. And they have Oracle applications somewhere in use too. Do you know of any commands that exist in PC Express scripting language but not supported in Oracle9 ?


Best Wishes,

Yuri Rubinov

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How to access PC Express files, “filename.DB”? Posted by Yuri Rubinov @ 8/15/2006 6:04:52 PM
RE: How to access PC Express files, “filename.DB”? Posted by Pete Sass @ 8/15/2006 7:59:41 PM
RE: How to access PC Express files, “filename.DB”? Posted by Yuri Rubinov @ 8/15/2006 8:22:34 PM
RE: How to access PC Express files, “filename.DB”? Posted by Pete Sass @ 8/16/2006 10:02:54 PM
RE: How to access PC Express files, “filename.DB”? Posted by Yuri Rubinov @ 8/16/2006 10:27:03 PM
RE: How to access PC Express files, “filename.DB”? Posted by Pete Sass @ 8/16/2006 11:00:35 PM