Happy Happy Joy Joy they say. Needing 3 server environments to dev, test as well as prod because one upgrade or update can screw things up. Been there and done that.
On Thu, Mar 8, 2018 at 10:15 AM, Alan Bourke <alanpbou...@fastmail.fm> wrote: > I've used JasperStudio alongside Servoy (which is essentially a > Java/Apache stack) to do this and it was the path of least resistance. Once > it was up and going it has worked fine creating complicated invoice PDF > files on demand from a database. > > But as is the way with development nowadays it's adding at least one other > third-party layer of dependencies into a toolkit that is already a mountain > of third party dependencies, and you're multiplying the potential points of > failure all the time. In this particular scenario you could update Java and > the whole thing might collapse. > > > > -- > Alan Bourke > alanpbourke (at) fastmail (dot) fm > [excessive quoting removed by server] _______________________________________________ Post Messages to: ProFox@leafe.com Subscription Maintenance: http://mail.leafe.com/mailman/listinfo/profox OT-free version of this list: http://mail.leafe.com/mailman/listinfo/profoxtech Searchable Archive: http://leafe.com/archives/search/profox This message: http://leafe.com/archives/byMID/profox/cajidmykutdkv9-q6tjn74kknbtjw5barz0ekhbr8jky0tbg...@mail.gmail.com ** All postings, unless explicitly stated otherwise, are the opinions of the author, and do not constitute legal or medical advice. This statement is added to the messages for those lawyers who are too stupid to see the obvious.