Re: 4D V15 crash

2019-05-05 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
But why would restarting the Mac solve it? > On May 5, 2019, at 2:46 AM, Paul Lovejoy via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > Maybe it’s part of the 4D license validation routine trying to phone home... > >> Le 4 mai 2019 à 17:58, Robert McKeever via 4D

Re: 4D V15 crash

2019-05-04 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
And, the reboot fixed whatever was bothering it. Runs fine now. > On May 4, 2019, at 8:07 AM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > My son is a software engineer at Apple. I passed him the crash log last > night. He could not find anything

Re: 4D V15 crash

2019-05-04 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
in ~/Library/Logs/DiagnosticReports). It > often gives helpful clues about what is causing the crash. > > > John DeSoi, Ph.D. > > >> On May 3, 2019, at 8:11 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> >> My client (4 time zones away),

4D V15 crash - further thoughts

2019-05-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Am I trapped in some security hole? Sandbox? > On May 3, 2019, at 6:49 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > So, I set the compiled/merged app up here. Runs fine. I even downloaded the > merged app from our FTP in case a new plug-

4D V15 crash - further info

2019-05-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
So, I set the compiled/merged app up here. Runs fine. I even downloaded the merged app from our FTP in case a new plug-in might be bothering it. No such luck. > On May 3, 2019, at 6:11 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > My client (4 time zon

4D V15 crash

2019-05-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
My client (4 time zones away), had been running the single user compiled and merged app under windows. Then he purchased a new Mac. It is running 10.14.3, I’m running 10.14.4. I have moved the appropriate mac app files to his machine, along with the datafile and index file from his PC. 4D

Re: Connecting to FTP

2019-05-01 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
l. Check his site out > > Regards > > Chuck > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Apr 30, 2019, at 10:03 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> >> IT_SetPort returns 0. >> >> The FTP Login returns 10032 - Unknown or in

Re: Connecting to FTP

2019-04-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
t;> On Apr 30, 2019, at 6:49 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> >> I run an FTP server for my clients. All of the connections are secure FTP - >> port . >> >> I can’t get the FTP_Login to work. I assume that it is

Connecting to FTP

2019-04-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I run an FTP server for my clients. All of the connections are secure FTP - port . I can’t get the FTP_Login to work. I assume that it is using regular FTP, port 21. I tried ###.###.###.###: for the address, but no joy. Any Ideas? _ Bob

Re: Printing 4D Write to PDF via Windows 10 "Microsoft Print to PDF"

2019-03-01 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
This is what I do: SET CURRENT PRINTER(<>FormPrinter)` where <>FormPrinter is "Microsoft Print to PDF" SET PRINT OPTION(Destination option;2;$FileName) SET PRINT OPTION(Orientation option;2) Then, I just print. To print a patient chart, I open a print job, and print forms, images, PDF’s

Re: Base64 Encoded text

2019-02-14 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Actually, I look for the HL7 delimiters (the vertical bar | and the carat ^). It breaks the HL7 into its component parts wonderfully well. I appreciate the comment. > On Feb 14, 2019, at 12:10 PM, slerch via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > BASE64 can be split into multiple lines so

Re: Base64 Encoded text

2019-02-14 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
ay and encode the provided PDF file to base64 > using 4D and compare it to its hl7 counterpart. Maybe you can discover some > differences? > > Kind regards, > Koen > > >> Op 14 feb. 2019, om 06:30 heeft Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com

Base64 Encoded text

2019-02-13 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
The health authority has decided to release some results (discharge reports) in PDF form which we receive in HL7 format. The line received begins with 'OBX|1|ED|PDF^PDF||^TEXT^PDF^Base64^JVBERi0xLjQKJdP0zOEKM’. I’ve tried

Print Job issue

2019-02-12 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I have a client that is retiring, and needs to print all of his patient charts, each to separate PDF’s. About 19,000 charts. So, for each chart, I start by making a file name that Is based on the patient name, and the do SET PRINT OPTION(Destination option;3;$FileName) OPEN PRINTING JOB

Re: QPix License Install Issues...

2019-02-05 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
What OS and what version of 4D? Yes, I’ve seen it with one client. V15 with an older Mac OS. You just have to re-install his license. The roll-back (which we never did) seems odd. What does the license manager say is installed? > On Feb 5, 2019, at 9:15 PM, Tom Benedict via 4D_Tech

Re: REDRAW WINDOW not working v17?

2019-01-04 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Have you tried GOTO PAGE(x) where x is the current page number? > On Jan 3, 2019, at 4:28 PM, Alan Tilson via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > Hello Keisuke, > > Windows, 32 & 64 bit, although most of my experience is 64 bit. > > Yes, I reference the variable in on display detail.

Re: Active4D/ObjectTools with 4D 32-bit

2018-12-10 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Yes, still at 32-bit. > On Dec 10, 2018, at 10:55 AM, Aparajita Fishman via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > Hi, > > Just wondering how many Active4D or ObjectTools users out there *must* use > 32-bit 4D on macOS for the foreseeable future. > > I need to know how much longer I

Re: V15 and SQL

2018-11-22 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4d.com/4Dv15/4D/15/ALTER-TABLE-DISABLE-TRIGGERS.300-2048419.en.html > http://doc.4d.com/4Dv15/4D/15/ALTER-DATABASE-DISABLE-TRIGGERS.300-2048403.en.html > >> 2018/11/15 8:25、Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com>のメール: >> a 4D server (Mac) is receiving new rec

V15 and SQL

2018-11-14 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
a 4D server (Mac) is receiving new records in a table via SQL. That is fine EXCEPT that ((Trigger event=On Saving New Record Event) | (Trigger event=On Saving Existing Record Event)) never triggers. I need this to happen so other related tables can be updated accordingly. Any suggestions?

Re: SET MENU BAR glitch

2018-11-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Chris: Starting in V11, based on the user, I load into the menu bar what is applicable. As I recall, I had to send my menu system to tech support, and they used it to ‘fix’ some of their menu commands. I have two tables, one for Menus, and one for the menu items for a given menu. So, if the

Opening a verify log

2018-10-29 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4D v16.3, Mac OS 10.11.6. I was trying to create a form in V16 that exists in V15. Went to add a plug-in area and it crashed. So, I opened again, and copied the plug-in area from a different existing form. Then I ran a structure verify. There are anomalies. This is generally bad news. So, I

Re: [OFF] Credit card payments...

2018-10-23 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
You can use Interact transfers, too. Very fast, and it might cost them a couple of dollars. > On Oct 23, 2018, at 4:10 PM, Robert ListMail via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > I have a client with an overdue invoice…. They want to pay via CC but I > normally don’t take credit

4D v15 and Microsoft PDF

2018-10-02 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Trying to make a PDF under Windows 10 as PDFCreator does not work on the client’s machine. The following code does not work (unable to start print job): $PDFPath:="C:\\" $PDFPrinter:="Microsoft Print to PDF" ARRAY TEXT($Name1;0) PRINTERS LIST($Name1) If (Find in array($Name1;$PDFPrinter)>0) SET

Duplicate data in Key Field

2018-08-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I’m converting an old database for a client from 4D 2003 to 4D v16. Quite the leap. I’ve run the procedure to add Primary Key UUID’s to all tables. Now some tables have duplicate data in the UUID field. They have never used the log file, so I could just skip them, but I’d rather not. How does

SQL Select failure

2018-08-09 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I’m transferring data between two 4D server systems. One table contains Lab reports which are formatted from a block of HL7. The records contain the raw HL7 and a 4D Write letter which is the lab report. There could,instead, be a PDF report in a blob. There is also a table of consult letters

Re: Tinkering with SQL

2018-08-06 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Thanks, Tim. > On Aug 6, 2018, at 5:27 PM, Timothy Penner via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > >> So, how do I make the SQL case-insensitive? > > http://doc.4d.com/4Dv16R5/4D/16-R5/Database-Parameters.302-3480842.en.html > > Set Database Parameter (SQL Engine case sensitivity) =

Re: Tinkering with SQL

2018-08-06 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
So, how do I make the SQL case-insensitive? > On Aug 6, 2018, at 4:57 PM, Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > 4D query is case insensitive whereas SWL by default is not. > > > > ** > 4D Internet

Tinkering with SQL

2018-08-06 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4D v15 I run the following code: The SQL Login goes to the database that is running. DA_SQL_Login2 C_TEXT(tLookFor) tLookFor:="%Mc%" ARRAY TEXT(aFoundNames;0) ARRAY TEXT(aFoundPhones;0) Begin SQL Select FullName, Phone FROM PatientBase WHERE (FullName like :tLookFor) INTO :aFoundNames,

Re: Confused about ORDA

2018-07-29 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Either they have changed the way QUERY works, or you are missing …&;… after the first semi-colon on lines 2, 3, and 4 of the QUERY. So, it looks like you are really simply searching for just the last line. Probably would be quicker. > On Jul 29, 2018, at 4:47 AM, Two Way Communications via

Re: Assistance Needed

2018-07-27 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Yep, the 4D 2003 Developer license activated 4D Insider. That license email was from June 10, 2004. I never throw them away. Good thing. > On Jul 27, 2018, at 11:37 AM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > I emailed him yesterday. > > His im

Re: Assistance Needed

2018-07-27 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
t;> On Jul 27, 2018, at 1:14 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> >> A client wants his ancient (4D 2003) database upgraded to 4D v16. >> >> I have the source, and a 10.6.8 environment under Parallels, and I found my >> old

Assistance Needed

2018-07-27 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
A client wants his ancient (4D 2003) database upgraded to 4D v16. I have the source, and a 10.6.8 environment under Parallels, and I found my old 2003 serial number, and it runs with 4D 2003. It won’t convert as the source has components. So, I found my 4D Insider. But it needs an ID (from the

V17 - No Glass Buttons

2018-07-11 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Created a test database. New Table. Added 1 field. Go to create a form via the wizard. Move the field and the uuid to the form. Go to Advanced. No Glass buttons. I quit V17. I copied the Button Images ‘Glass’ folder into the Resources folder —> Images —> Buttons —> Glass just like a v15

Re: Extra characters

2018-07-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
n using TEXT TO DOCUMENT. > > I use this method instead: > > > C_TEXT($1;$2) > C_BLOB($blob) > > TEXT TO BLOB($1;$blob;UTF8 text without length) > BLOB TO DOCUMENT($2;$blob) > > John DeSoi, Ph.D. > > > >> On Jul 3, 2018, at 10:31 PM, R

Extra characters

2018-07-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4D V15, on a Mac. Once this works, the PC version is next. I have nine text files that contain java scripts. They contain the users password (not my idea). The health authority has decided that each site (maybe 45+ users) must change their passwords. So, I did the following:

Re: problems with SEND RECORD

2018-07-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
You need to save each record: [Approvals]log:=$new_line+$current_log SAVE RECORD([Approvals]) NEXT RECORD and, of note, just a bare NEXT RECORD command assume that [Approvals] is the default table. It might not be. > On Jul 3, 2018, at 3:00 PM, Noah via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >

Re: Sometimes speed bites

2018-06-15 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
depends on timing. > > -- > Jeffrey Kain > jeffrey.k...@gmail.com > > > > >> On Jun 14, 2018, at 9:47 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> >> But if the letter editing process is sitting idle waiting for another letter &g

Sometimes speed bites

2018-06-14 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4D v15 Server, new Mac Pro tower, 10.13.5. The code has been running on an older MacPro tower for many years. Now a second office. So, it gets the old tower, and the main office gets the new one. I put in an update last night that added even more speed. Yeah, everyone likes speed. Part of the

Re: Date entry

2018-06-11 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
date. It also resulted in some great > tools for quick entry of dates. Still loving that way of doing thing in v16. > > Jody > > >> On Jun 9, 2018, at 5:49 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> >> 4D V15.4, Mac OS 10.1

Date entry

2018-06-09 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4D V15.4, Mac OS 10.13.4 A site that uses 4D Server. Mostly mini’s as clients. Has been working fine for years. Then growth, so someone brought in some PC’s. Then they scrounged around and now all minis. But, since we are in Canada, sometimes when the OS is loaded anew, this select Canadian

Re: Collections

2018-03-21 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Anybody here remember Pick Basic? A record had many fields, each field could have many values, and any value could have many sub values. Like working with a cube where you can reference any point in the cube, and may be of any type. When used properly, the structure was marvelous. When abused,

4D 11.9 Server issue

2018-03-15 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
One of our clients, in a hospital setting, is running 4D Server 11.9. They are gradually replacing their Windows XP machines. The server runs on a rack-mounted machine in a server room that is stuffed to the gills with hardware. I have to schedule any access I might want. They have updated to

Re: 4D data on the web - what do you use?

2018-03-14 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Jody: Same story in BC. Nova Scotia is curious. 3 years ago, they decided that the radiologists should submit claims electronically instead of on paper. You had the capital region (all around Halifax), and the community based groups related to specific hospitals. There are 8 such groups. All

Re: Question about Execute on Server under 4D v15

2018-03-06 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
age this sort of operation without having to add the > overhead of a messaging table where the server process writes data to a > table and the client side reads from the table. I did it that way before > but this is just easier. > > Just some ideas. The best thing to do is st

Re: Question about Execute on Server under 4D v15

2018-03-05 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
; variables or data into a single c_object. > > My 2 cents. > > John > >> On Mar 5, 2018, at 6:00 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> >> I have two processes, one foreground, the other background (runs continually >

Question about Execute on Server under 4D v15

2018-03-05 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I have two processes, one foreground, the other background (runs continually with appropriate pause/resume). There are a few dialogs that exist in the background process that can be eliminated. Since it does a lot of information gathering before creating/deleting a record and updating another,

Re: [Warning] Settings properties values on object field by object notation

2017-10-31 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Is a ‘2’ in BOLD type sufficiently large, David? > On Oct 31, 2017, at 5:39 PM, David Adams via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > On Wed, Nov 1, 2017 at 10:23 AM, Tim Nevels via 4D_Tech < > 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > >> I can guess the answer to that. The engineer responsible

Re: How do you run MSC in a compiled/merged single user app?

2017-10-18 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Many thanks. Works as advertised. > On Oct 18, 2017, at 7:56 PM, Spencer Hinsdale via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > > hold Option key while starting up to get the dialog where you can switch > files, create new, or use msc > >> On Oct 18, 2017

How do you run MSC in a compiled/merged single user app?

2017-10-18 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4D V15.4, single user. The client is on the east coast (4 time zones), I’m in the west. I tried ‘Open Security Window’ in an execute statement (I’m logged in with Teamviewer), and it does not work. It is unable to save a record in a frequently used (adds only, no deletes) table. So, I’ve

Re: Subrecords with subrecords

2017-10-12 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
It was in 4D v1. > On Oct 12, 2017, at 6:59 PM, Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > I recall Josh Fletcher presented that exact scenario just after v11 came out. > Nested subtables were possible in 4D v2 (or something like that). > >> 2017/10/13 10:07、Lee Hinde via

Connecting to SQL on a PC

2017-09-12 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
For years, we have had a couple of clients that connect to an SQL server. All the traffic is done using triggers under 4D Server (the triggers run on the server), and we use the Actual OBDC SQL drivers for the connection on a Mac server. Works well. Now I have received a request to draw some

Re: 4D dot releases versus R releases - a metaphor

2017-09-08 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
No, it’s just Friday… > On Sep 8, 2017, at 7:20 AM, David Adams via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > On Fri, Sep 8, 2017 at 11:41 PM, Doug Hall via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com >> wrote: > >> What's wrong with using semantic versioning, like the rest of the entire >> freaking

Re: Subform will not appear

2017-08-28 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Ah!. Thou shall not simply test a form by pressing on the green ‘run’ button. Invoking it from a one line procedure (Dialog(“formname”) ) works fine. > On Aug 28, 2017, at 4:19 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > A simple test database in

Subform will not appear

2017-08-28 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
A simple test database in 4D v15.4. The data comes about because the province of Nova Scotia has decided to change their billing codes and diagnostic codes. As a result, I have base data to play with. 16 tables. 5 for SNOMED diagnostic codes, 11 for CPT fee codes. Only looking at two of them.

Re: SEND / RECEIVE RECORD questions

2017-08-10 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I’ve done this a lot over the years. You send from a specific table. Likewise, you receive into a specific table. The receive goes in field order. Internally, the datafile keeps a mini-structure map for each record that is written at the time the record is written. Then, if you change a field

4D Equivalent from SQL

2017-08-04 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Working with V15. The definition script for SQL for a few fields is ‘bigint (18)’. If I specify a 64 bit integer, I get negative numbers upon import. No calculations are done with the numbers, so should I define them as alpha fields? _ Bob McKeever

Re: 4D Forums no longer accessible -- too many redirects

2017-07-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Tim: Tried the steps. I got tangled up in the migration as I can not remember my very old password. Now what? > On Jul 27, 2017, at 10:09 AM, Timothy Penner via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > Hi Jeff, > >> Is there a new way to access forums.4d.fr? > > forums.4d.com is the new

Re: Recommendations?

2017-07-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Ken: 1. Get a copy of PDFCreator 1.7.3 for Windows. if you can’t find one, let me know and I’ll send you a copy. I could also dig out code for assigning the printer to PDF Creator with file naming, etc. 2. You will probably have to run 2 ‘print’ passes, one for the batch PDF, the other for

Re: Serious 4D Internet commands issue in v15.4 with SMTP on Mac OS X

2017-07-25 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I’d check the text with a hex editor to look for invisible characters, etc. > On Jul 25, 2017, at 9:36 PM, Paul Lovejoy via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > It seems this does not do the trick in all instances. > > It appears there may be a problem with the text in the fields. I

Re: Use of Objects vs Global Variables (Was 'Arrays vs Objects...)

2017-07-21 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I doubt that they would let you through customs, David. > On Jul 21, 2017, at 6:01 AM, David Adams via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > On Fri, Jul 21, 2017 at 10:35 PM, Pat Bensky via 4D_Tech < > 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > >> My 2 cents: >> >> According to a recent 4D blog

Re: SQL

2017-07-05 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
gt; I remember seeing that when I was working on a SQL project a while back, > but can't remember the details :) If you can describe what you are doing > when you get the error, perhaps that will jog my memory ... > > Pat > > On 5 July 2017 at 06:22, Robert McKeever via

SQL

2017-07-04 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Anybody know what an error 9900 is when dealing with SQL? _ Bob McKeever http://www.mswl.com McKeever's Software Wizardry Port Coquitlam, B.C. bobmckee...@mac.com

Re: Cache Settings

2017-06-20 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
AM, Douglas von Roeder via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > Is there an error message? > > -- > Douglas von Roeder > 949-336-2902 > > On Tue, Jun 20, 2017 at 10:34 AM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech < > 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wro

Re: Cache Settings

2017-06-20 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
path > (aDocument_Path_T{$iIndex})) > > End for > > The issue was resolved when I changed the code to Append to array instead > of creating the array and assigning to the individual elements. > > > > -- > Douglas von Roeder > 949-336-2902 > > On T

Re: Cache Settings

2017-06-20 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
server or mac > How much memory on machine > How big is data file > > Regards > Chuck > > Sent from my iPhone > >> On Jun 20, 2017, at 12:59 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech >> <4d_tech@lists.4

Cache Settings

2017-06-20 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I have been running with 600mb cache memory under 4D V13. No problems. Under 4D V15, I seem to be having some arrays end up undersized (of course, in a compiled database running client-server). I increased it to 800Mb. Same issue. The code is the v13 database converted to v15. Should it use

4D v15.4 and 4D Chart

2017-05-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I just updated a client to V15.4 from v13.4. Datafile was no problem. As an ophthalmologist, he occasionally graphs eye pressure over time. Of course the first time he tried, it generated an error. One for for a 27” monitor, and a button that opens another form to do the graph. Found the new

Re: V15.4 and the GRAPH command

2017-05-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Well, what do you know - the aBlock# arrays were text! Works now. > On May 30, 2017, at 3:17 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > The code: > > GRAPH(IOPGraph;vGraphType;Labels;aBlock1;aBlock2;aBlock3;aBlock4) > > IOPGraph is a

V15.4 and the GRAPH command

2017-05-30 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
The code: GRAPH(IOPGraph;vGraphType;Labels;aBlock1;aBlock2;aBlock3;aBlock4) IOPGraph is a picture variable vGraphtype is a longing, value of 1. Labels is a text array, 11 entries, string of date values ("5/11/2013", …) aBlock1 thru aBlock4 are longing arrays, all with numerical values. IOPGraph

Re: Disable close button on Splash screen windows v12

2017-05-17 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
John: Been there (many years ago) in the days of interpretive Basic. Had one client who loved to tinker. Since he owned the place, we had no choice but to allow it. But then he would go away for a couple of weeks, and they would call me when something did’t work. Open the code, and you could

Re: Disable close button on Splash screen windows v12

2017-05-16 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Jeremy: 'Quick Edits' of what? My databases are all compiled. The Designer can do anything, including exiting the splash screen, and then to user mode. Anyone else can have certain privileges(or most all), but they can not exit the splash screen. Easy to do. > On May 16, 2017, at

What is 'Index Scanning'

2017-05-10 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
4D v13.4 Server. Runs on an iMac. I access via Teamviewer as they are 4 time zones away. The entire machine froze today. Blamed on 4D of course, although there are a couple of other programs running, etc. 52.78Gb datafile, 2.43 Gb index file. When they restarted, it was rebuilding some

Re: Components: How do you reuse utility code?

2017-04-21 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Remember subtables inside of subtables? (4D v1.xxx). Lots of fun - if used right. > On Apr 21, 2017, at 8:31 AM, Keith White via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > >> If they did care, some of these things could have been added instead of >> querying on object fields that most people

Re: PDF's

2017-04-18 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
And where can I find the plug-in? > On Apr 16, 2017, at 12:33 PM, Mitchell Shiller via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > You can use Miyako’s pdf plugin to do basic pdf manipulation. > > For instance we receive our faxes as pdf’s from an e-fax service. > In our application, we create

PDF's

2017-04-15 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Platform - Mac 4D V15.4 The client will scan 10 pages or so into a single pdf. They want to be able to open the PDF, and attach one or more pages of the PDF into a 4D Write document (or multiple documents). So, how do I extract a given PDF page into an image?

Re: v13 and OS X 10.12

2017-04-13 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
If you have a machine running 10.11.x, you might get away with starting the new machine in target disk mode, downloading the 10.11.x installer from Apple again, and installing it on the target disk. I did this last night on a machine that had been 10.6.8, and bricked trying to force 10.12.

Re: V15 issue - solved

2017-04-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
Permissions - the folder it was in messed it up. > On Apr 3, 2017, at 1:38 PM, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech > <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > I have a single user mac client (running Sierra) with a 4D V15.4 database. > The database WAS in 4D V13.4. There is a 4 hour ti

V15 issue

2017-04-03 Thread Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech
I have a single user mac client (running Sierra) with a 4D V15.4 database. The database WAS in 4D V13.4. There is a 4 hour time difference between his computer and mine. I sent him a new structure, and moved the older datafile into the V15 structure. It converted it fine. He imports an