Re: $success_f:=PHP Execute($file_path_t;"";$result_t) intermittent failure

2019-07-12 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Hello David, We had a similar problem and there are a number of posts on the form about it. The most common cause is you have another application using the same port defined in the database settings PHP. If you got two copies afford the running there will be conflict using the same php port at

Re: DocuSign and 4D

2019-07-11 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I agree we use qpdf with pdf templates to insert the filed data. Very fast and better than a print driver. -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users Group (4D iNUG) Archive:

RE: word press on WS2008 [off]

2019-06-29 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Another thing worth considering is to use the plesk control panel on the hyper V wordpress, its cheap for 10 domains guest and install the wp site on that. Plesk inc the nginx proxy so very easy to redirect from wp site to 4d securely on internal nic. This way wp runs as https and nginx proxy is

Re: word press on WS2008 [off]

2019-06-28 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Been down that road. I have tried running php based sites ie Joomla! and WordPress on Windows using IIS. They are very slow compared to a Linux. WS2008 supports Hyper V so I would run a linux virtual machine on the server hyper V with WordPress and run the 4D server on the host. You can create a

Re: Which extension does Google Blink engine use when showing PDF

2019-06-27 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
The default zoom is part of the pdf not the viewer. Try opening in acrobat (not reader) and set the default default magnification to 200% in file- properties. Open in 4d it should be zoomed in. I just checked and did this opening in chrome ignores the file setting, opening in acrobat is ok. So its

Re: 4D World Tour ... Way more than your moneysworth

2019-05-15 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I agree with Pat. Orda is a massive change and JPR really does make it quite clear where the future is. Plus the resources included are great value for money. Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html

Re: AlwaysUp Utility to Run 4D Client as a Windows Service

2019-05-08 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I use nssm works without a problem and its open source. https://nssm.cc/ Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users Group (4D iNUG) Archive: http://lists.4d.com/archives.html

RE: Error connecting to 4D Server - SOLVED

2019-04-04 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Its easy to turn off. Control Panel - Windows Update - Change Settings - Select "Download but choose to install" Then when you check you can see which ones to install. If Win server is only running 4D then no need to auto install updates. Fire wall should block any issues. Paul -- Sent from:

Re: Can'r run as a service on Windows 2016

2019-03-25 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I dont have access to server 2016 so cant be sure but my guess is its a permission issue. Please see https://www.advancedinstaller.com/user-guide/qa-custom-user-service.html Do you have the local policy set for the use under which the service is running and does the user have read and write

Re: 4D World Tour 2019 - Cool new stuff are coming your way

2019-03-22 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
It sounds very good and I just try to sign up for the two day event in London. Your shopping cart experience leaves something to be desired. After the registration form you get a button to pay for day 2. Which then takes you to the 4D store page which is completely useless. Firstly you have to

Re: Socket Communication

2019-03-19 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Just watched the 4D Method presentation from Matt. Very interesting. Thanks to Matt and 4D Method. Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users Group (4D iNUG) Archive:

RE: Can'r run as a service on Windows 2016

2019-02-28 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
What is the file path to the location where you have the exe and data installed. You can only use c:\\program files for the exe not the data. For that use c:\\program data or as mentioned install under a user account. In which case it runs from c:\users\username etc. Paul -- Sent from:

Re: AWS Experts - Need a little help

2019-01-15 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Have you setup the firewall inbound rule to allow the application access via the program and services tab and also the ports range eg 19812-19814 on the protocols tab. Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html

Re: Publishing a DB on the WWW. Howto.

2018-12-04 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
As already mentioned. Have a look at lightning. It is now version 4 supports bootstrap 3 which is very important for mobile and you will be able to leverage a lot of your 4d existing code. Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html

Re: Format of MySql data file

2018-11-16 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I would do as follows. Install a copy of mysql. Download and use heidi an open source sql client and import the dump file file. Then you will be able to view the "structure" and the tables/data. Heidi can export the data from the tables you need. It's quite straightforward. Alternatively you

Re: Using 4D with Git...

2018-10-31 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Hello Milan, Ill give the client a try. There is defiantly a gap in market for a client simple easy to use client. Re Bitbucket, Jira and Confluence you can host your own versions in VM's you just need plenty of RAM. All three are great for collaboration and you get 10 users for $10 per year.

Re: Using 4D with Git...

2018-10-29 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Sorry I mean 4D to automate the save/export. I doubt they would do a client. So you still need a server and a client to manage workflow. -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users

Re: Using 4D with Git...

2018-10-29 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
If you host your own stuff as I do, use bitbucket its 10$ for 10 users. Atalassian also do a free client sourcetree. However I have yet to find a nice simple client they are all very complicated to use. It would not be difficult for 4d to implement a git client. That would be nice. -- Sent

Re: Built Server—Best Practices...

2018-10-17 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I only rebuild the entire client and server if there has been a 4D version change ie moving from 16.3 to 16.4 etc. Otherwise I build the server and just copy across the new .DC file from the Server Database folder. You need to make sure compiling on same version as deploying. Never had a problem

Re: what to do when I don't want back button funtionality in a browser of pages from 4d

2018-10-10 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
This is a significant problem and not easily solved hence the use of a "back" button on webpages. I use a combination of a tab object and buttons for form filling in the browser. On each page the user can only proceed to the next page or tab if they have filled in the mandatory information and the

Re: Defining and documenting Objects

2018-10-09 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Kirk, Good point, well made. Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users Group (4D iNUG) Archive: http://lists.4d.com/archives.html Options:

Re: WritePro letter emailed to MS Outlook

2018-10-05 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Allan, See the example in 4d forums by Thomas Maul. It works we use it http://forums.4d.com/Post/EN/19099114/1/19168533#19168533 -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users

Re: Defining and documenting Objects

2018-10-05 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I've been thinking about it more from the point of practicalities than the coding. I understand how we can create documentation of the objects. My problem is three years down the line when you revisit some old code written by third-party. With tables and records and the structure it's relatively

Re: Defining and documenting Objects

2018-10-04 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Thanks Kirk, I was afraid you were going to say that. Ive got multiple developers on our app all with different habits plus me and I am the worst. I have to give this some thought. -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html

Defining and documenting Objects

2018-10-03 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
We have not started using objects in our application but I can see how they could be useful. However where I am struggling is how we are supposed to keep documentation as to the object definition. With database structure you can clearly see the definition of the table and fields and these are

Re: 4Dv15 applications as a Service in Windows Server 2012

2018-09-07 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I have v15 running as service on remote Virtual machine and I can connect with 4D remote without problem. In the service properties under the general tab what do you have as the path to the executable. For example mine is. C:\Program Files (x86)\4D\4D v15.4\4D Server\4D Server.exe -s

Re: 4Dv15 applications as a Service in Windows Server 2012

2018-09-04 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I am running 15.5 on 2012 without a problem. Is this a built application? If not how are you selecting the database to launch ? Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users

Re: v17 PDF-Manuals

2018-07-30 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Thanks for the offer Jorg, I have been working with acrobat since v1 so know it well. Even managed to get product as a case study on the adobe V4 install cd ! Its so easy to do thats why I cant understand why 4D havent resolved this. I also agree about the blog. Its useful but it has fragmented

Re: v17 PDF-Manuals

2018-07-28 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
My bias towards pdf is possibly because I'm not the primary coder of our product. Therefore quite often if I am writing code I need to check the documentation and read the information to make sure understood it correctly. For example if I was looking to use the command distinct values. In the V

Re: v17 PDF-Manuals

2018-07-27 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I couldn't agree more the html files are rubbish, poor navigation page refresh etc etc. A return to the V11 style formatting and fonts would also help. I wish designers would understand it its all about ease of use and readability. Paul -- Sent from:

RE: Who’s the Gestapo?

2018-07-19 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I use the nabble web interface to read and post. Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users Group (4D iNUG) Archive: http://lists.4d.com/archives.html Options:

Re: Clients cannot see v16 R6 on windows server

2018-04-13 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Resolved I was missing the 4D extensions folder in the built client -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D Internet Users Group (4D iNUG) FAQ: http://lists.4d.com/faqnug.html Archive:

Re: Clients cannot see v16 R6 on windows server

2018-04-13 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I am getting something similar since I update to R6 this week. The EnginedServer.4Dlink file is not being recognised on windows 7 but it ok on win8. My 2 win7 clients always display the connect dialog but no servers are present. They connect okay if I manually enter the details in custom. And when

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

2018-03-15 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I use Grahams lightning and the Oxygen xml editor with bootstrap. V4 is now ready for production and not a lot it cant do. Need 4d experience though but design is separate from data. Jody, We have never met but the Uk Gov at the EU behest did the same to me for my buildings energy performance

Re: Creating/Modifying 4DWrite/Pro Documents via Web Page

2017-12-21 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I assumed when they announced write pro and it was based upon HTML that we would be able to do this but progress has been slow and nothing's been announced. As Pat mentioned you should be able to use one of the JavaScript editors such as Tinymce but I believe that write pro uses custom tags so

RE: 4D Write Pro Sample DB on YouTube

2017-12-13 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I appreciate that 4d has got round to providing us with a tool bar. Can somebody please tell the designers who seem to rule the roost that we dont need great big icons and clunky fonts. What is the obsession ? Please can we have something like the original 4d write style. Thanks Paul -- Sent

Re: URL Encoder

2017-11-13 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Hello, I tried this in V15.5 I cannot type True:C215 into method editor when you press return it reverts to True ? Is this because its a command very confused Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html

Re: Anyone using 4D Write Pro with a semblance of success?

2017-10-16 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
We use it but only for creating templates not as a real wp. It works but its a mess. The html is only usable with write pro so what is the point ? Would have been much better off integrating libreoffice open document format. Paul -- Sent from:

Re: NGINX Config

2017-10-03 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
RE: Note if you enable 443 and ssl for any server you must have a cert for all servers listening on 443 you cant mix them up. To Clarify I use nginx on windows and linux in a hyper v vm to proxy to our different internal servers for web, testing etc. Each ssl is tied to a domain however if you

Re: NGINX Config

2017-10-02 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Hello Jason, I ve been doing this for years my config is simpler. Dont understand why you need to define the upstream and rewrite for a simple proxy. I just have a server block (nginx jargon) as follows. server { listen 443 ssl; server_name

Re: Configure SSL Web Server on 4Dv15

2017-09-21 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Andrea, you would be better off running nginx on same windows proxy and proxy nginx https to 4D http. Faster and certs are easy with lets encrypt. -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html ** 4D

Re: Web License issue

2017-09-06 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
4D have 2 separate licences for web one for the server and one for the client. I can understand this if you ran both but not if you need to use one or the other. Really dumb so I bought NTK. Paul -- Sent from: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Tech-f1376241.html

Re: 4D Client/Remote as Web Server

2017-08-14 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I run client webserver on windows and use nssm to run client as a service. Works great. Dont run any methods to keep activity up stays connected all weekend. Paul -- View this message in context: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-Client-Remote-as-Web-Server-tp5753659p5753671.html Sent from

Re: Re(2): 4D db -> SAAS

2017-08-01 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I had this dilemma about 3 years ago with my energy calculation software for architects which was standalone. I tried a few combo's such as using cloud mysql with 4D standalone etc which works ok. In the end I went with browser and lightning and 4D. It depends how dependent you are on 4D UI

Re: Question about building an installer

2017-07-26 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Program Files is read only cant install there. I use advanced installer for this or innosetp which is free -- View this message in context: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/Question-about-building-an-installer-tp5753344p5753349.html Sent from the 4D Tech mailing list archive at Nabble.com.

Re: Collections in v16R4

2017-07-19 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I may sound like a Luddite but I like MDI much neater to be able to minimise a whole app in one click or is that possible with SDI ? -- View this message in context: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/Collections-in-v16R4-tp5753225p5753229.html Sent from the 4D Tech mailing list archive at

Re: PHP Execute

2017-07-14 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
It works uncompiled what makes you think it wont ? I will check. Paul -- View this message in context: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/PHP-Execute-tp5753151p5753153.html Sent from the 4D Tech mailing list archive at Nabble.com.

Re: Wiki software: Confluence

2017-07-13 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I second that confluence and Jira are brilliant. They do a 10 user version for 10 USD trouble is its additive and 25 users is expensive. Download a postgres appliance from turnkey linux. Set up a virtual machine in hyper v. Install. -- View this message in context:

Re: revelation! - Choose

2017-07-10 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Never used choose as the pdf version of the docs have not included the command index at the back since v11. Searching for choose doesnt work. Come 4d can we have the pdf docs formatted as per V11 it was far better. Paul -- View this message in context:

Re: Datatables Tips

2017-06-23 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I agree ive been looking for some sort of JS editor that can check syntax. My eyesight simply isnt good enough for all these commas and dots. -- View this message in context: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/Datatables-Tips-tp5752751p5752757.html Sent from the 4D Tech mailing list archive at

RE: 4D and Exchange Server with IMAP

2017-06-20 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I am just using username not domain\username but I think this is something to do with exchange setup. What error are you getting ? 10061 is the imap proxy whereas 10064 is auth. Can you telnet to port 993 ? -- View this message in context:

RE: 4D and Exchange Server with IMAP

2017-06-20 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
For reference if anyone else is getting 10061 errors the issuse is exchnage. Follow this blog http://danblee.com/exchange-2013-test-imap-connectivity/ make sure imap.proxy is healthy then connect on port 993 with ssl -- View this message in context:

RE: 4D and Exchange Server with IMAP

2017-06-20 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Tim, I cant get this to work either error 10061 or 10064. SMTP works fine. Can you confirm if you are using domain\username or email address to login as per http://kb.4d.com/assetid=76712 On the exchange (2013) side imap settings are you able to confirm the login options have selected ? I get a

Re: Connecting to Exchange Server with IMAP

2017-06-15 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
Hello Jason, DID you get this resolved I am alos getting error 10061 tryint to connect to exchnage via imap. SMTP is ok. Bit confused about tls vs ssl and the last param. Which combination of 0 or 1, Tls or SSL and port 143 or 993 ? Thanks Paul -- View this message in context:

Re: 4D and Sage

2017-06-14 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I had sage line 50 working ok with odbc. I was able to export data from sage into our 4D app. However this was for a one of conversion rather than ongoing integration. Paul -- View this message in context: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/4D-and-Sage-tp5752571p5752592.html Sent from the 4D Tech

Re: 4D Web Store Approach...

2017-06-12 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I have been doing this for years with large library of pdf's. I do as follows. Create site in cloud with plesk control panel - this inc apache and nginx reverse proxy. Optionlal Install joomla for front pages Store the tiffs in cloud Proxy the 4d requests via nginx to 4d on local server Use 4d

Re: Server Mirroring

2017-03-22 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I was thinking of doing using aws and S3 storage. I currently do this with my backups and it would work just as well for the log files. AWS has a sync client you can call this to synchronise the directory from 4D ie upload the log. The on mirror server in reverse sync back to local then

Re: Re:Server Mirroring

2017-03-21 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I am interested in this. Are both servers on local network ? I am thinking of live server in cloud and backup mirror on premises. Paul -- View this message in context: http://4d.1045681.n5.nabble.com/Re-Server-Mirroring-tp5750849p5750852.html Sent from the 4D Tech mailing list archive at

Re: PHP random errors

2017-03-14 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
I have not managed to solve this problem of running 2 copies of 4D on same machine both calling php. I have them running on reports 8002 and 8010 with 5 processes and also I tried this auto_prepend_file = "E:/V15 R5 Compare Client/Resources/php/Windows/_4D_Execute_PHP.php" session.save_path =

Re: [off] DreamWeaver replacement for maintaining 4D based website?

2017-02-17 Thread Paul Dennis via 4D_Tech
FWIW I use the lightning component on 4d and oxygen for editing and checking syntax. However since Lightning uses templates I have found Stylizer http://www.skybound.ca/ for edting css is the best thing since sliced bread (if you hate css as much as I do). -- View this message in context: