[futurebasic] Re: database connectivity in FBII.

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From: "Thomas Peters" <tpeters@...>
Date: Sun, 21 Dec 1997 20:38:45 -0500
We are delving into an area that is a bit off topic. But I am actually a
Tango developer and instructor and quite happy with the advanced features of
Tango over FM4. FM4 is an excellent product but can't match the
functionality of Tango Enterprise. Additionally, I don't use FileMaker Pro
as the database product in this configuration, I use Oracle 7. I mentioned
Tango for an example of database connectivity. I really want to connect to a
database product called Butler SQL on Macintosh. This has either ODBC or DAM
connectivity. It's not an AppleScript connection, which is typically really
slow!

What I am really seeking is anyone using ODBC or DAM toolbox manager
routines with FBII and wants to share their code.

Merry Christmas



Tom

-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Bancroft <pbancroft@...>
To: futurebasic@... <futurebasic@...>
Date: Sunday, December 21, 1997 9:12 AM
Subject: [FB] database connectivity in FBII.


>Tom said
>
>>I've asked this before but I feel that it's needed in the community, so
I'll
>>ask again. Is there anyone that's got working DAM or ODBC FB code? I
develop
>>web pages in Tango [ http://www.everyware.com ] and would love to be able
to
>>do database connectivity in FBII.
>
>You can open a FileMaker Pro file from FB2.
>If you are Tangoing you may want to leave the dance and go with FM4.
>
>
>Peter
>peter@...
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