Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-17 Thread Tom Davies
estate kids and common usage also messes things into.  Regards from Tom :)  From: Brian Barker b.m.bar...@btinternet.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 17 July 2013, 2:46 Subject: Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax At 21:06

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-17 Thread Tom Davies
is Access.  Regards from Tom :)  From: V Stuart Foote vstuart.fo...@utsa.edu To: users@global.libreoffice.org users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 17 July 2013, 0:55 Subject: RE: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax Mark, Hey why should you care

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-17 Thread anne-ology
...@yahoo.co.uk Date: Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 5:24 AM Subject: Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax To: users@global.libreoffice.org users@global.libreoffice.org Hi :) new and improved is hopefully a duplication rather than a contradiction! lol. Not always true, of course. English (US

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-17 Thread Mark LaPierre
:) From: V Stuart Foote vstuart.fo...@utsa.edu To: users@global.libreoffice.org users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 17 July 2013, 0:55 Subject: RE: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax Mark, Hey why should you care that it is off topic, no one else seems

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-17 Thread Tom Davies
to be faster and more compatible with more platforms.  Regards from Tom :)  From: Mark LaPierre marklap...@aol.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 17 July 2013, 23:30 Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax Access is no back end

[OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Felmon Davis
On Sun, 14 Jul 2013, Doug wrote: On 7/15/2013 12:25 PM, Felmon Davis wrote: On Mon, 15 Jul 2013, anne-ology wrote: And just what is HSLQLDB ;-) This is not an acronym. It can't be pronounced as a word. (See dictionary definition in URL below.) the definition says: - : a word

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax (OT)

2013-07-16 Thread Doug
On 7/16/2013 2:02 AM, Felmon Davis wrote: Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum I just read today that according to one author, this was supposed to be a description of his 'crime', viz. insurrection against Roman authority. anyway, off topic; my apologies. F. The translation, of course, is,

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax (OT)

2013-07-16 Thread Felmon Davis
On Mon, 15 Jul 2013, Doug wrote: On 7/16/2013 2:02 AM, Felmon Davis wrote: Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum I just read today that according to one author, this was supposed to be a description of his 'crime', viz. insurrection against Roman authority. anyway, off topic; my apologies. F.

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread anne-ology
acronyms ... acronyms ... acronyms ... ;-) :-( ;-) :-( ;-) :-( Yet thank you for this explanation. From: Tom Davies tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk Date: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 11:15 AM Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax To: anne-ology lagin...@gmail.com, Mark

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread anne-ology
behind in this electronic world ... maze ;-) From: V Stuart Foote vstuart.fo...@utsa.edu Date: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 11:34 AM Subject: RE: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax To: Mail List LibreOffice users@global.libreoffice.org STOP! Anne, glad you're back but seriously? HSQLDB is the short

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread anne-ology
... ah, maybe it's the same word used for those 2 lines between the nose upper lip, huh? ;-) From: Doug dmcgarr...@optonline.net Date: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 at 2:31 PM Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax To: users@global.libreoffice.org On 7/15/2013 12:25 PM, Felmon

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Brian Barker
At 02:02 16/07/2013 -0400, Felmon Davis wrote: On Sun, 14 Jul 2013, Doug wrote: This is not an acronym. It can't be pronounced as a word. (See dictionary definition in URL below.) the definition says: - : a word (as NATO, radar, or laser) formed from the initial letter or letters of

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Felmon Davis
On Tue, 16 Jul 2013, Brian Barker wrote: At 02:02 16/07/2013 -0400, Felmon Davis wrote: On Sun, 14 Jul 2013, Doug wrote: This is not an acronym. It can't be pronounced as a word. (See dictionary definition in URL below.) the definition says: - : a word (as NATO, radar, or laser) formed

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Mark LaPierre
On 07/15/2013 11:44 AM, V Stuart Foote: STOP! Anne, glad you're back but seriously? HSQLDB is the short title and Web address for HyperSQL, the Java language based SQL relational database that StarOffice then Sun chose as the imbedded database for the project. Currently we include the 1.8

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Tom Davies
:)  From: Mark LaPierre marklap...@aol.com To: users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Tuesday, 16 July 2013, 23:22 Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax On 07/15/2013 11:44 AM, V Stuart Foote: STOP! Anne, glad you're back but seriously? HSQLDB

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Mark LaPierre
@global.libreoffice.org *Sent:* Tuesday, 16 July 2013, 23:22 *Subject:* Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax On 07/15/2013 11:44 AM, V Stuart Foote: STOP! Anne, glad you're back but seriously? HSQLDB is the short title and Web address for HyperSQL, the Java

RE: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread V Stuart Foote
. Stuart From: Mark LaPierre [marklap...@aol.com] Sent: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 6:13 PM Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax Well actually, I was going to ask what might replace HSQLDB but I thought it might be a bit too far off topic

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Tom Davies
To: Tom Davies tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk Cc: users@global.libreoffice.org users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Wednesday, 17 July 2013, 0:13 Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax Well actually, I was going to ask what might replace HSQLDB but I thought it might be a bit too far off topic

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Keith Bates
The base of the misunderstanding is the shift in meaning of the word acronym over the last few decades. It used to mean an abbreviation which formed a word- such as radar. Now it seems to be used more for an abbreviation which is more familiar than the original terms. e.g. most people know the

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Mark LaPierre
As long as we are going to entertain off topic, how about this. I common figure of speech in English is the use of Try and where the meaning is Try to. I.E. I'm going to try and drive my car backwards for three miles. When I see it, or hear it, I wonder, Are they going to try the car, or

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Brian Barker
At 16:15 16/07/2013 -0400, Felmon Davis wrote: On Tue, 16 Jul 2013, Brian Barker wrote: At 02:02 16/07/2013 -0400, Felmon Davis wrote: On Sun, 14 Jul 2013, Doug wrote: This is not an acronym. It can't be pronounced as a word. (See dictionary definition in URL below.) the definition says:

Re: [OT] Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-16 Thread Brian Barker
At 21:06 16/07/2013 -0400, Mark LaPierre wrote: As long as we are going to entertain off topic, how about this. [One] common figure of speech in English is the use of Try and where the meaning is Try to. I.E. I'm going to try and drive my car backwards for three miles. When I see it, or

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-15 Thread anne-ology
And just what is HSLQLDB ;-) oh, memorizing acronyms seems to me a mighty complicated way to organize one's thoughts ... wouldn't it be simpler - easier - to just state the object(s) rather than leaving the listener trying to interpret what's being meant by what's

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-15 Thread Tom Davies
.  Regards from Tom :) From: anne-ology lagin...@gmail.com To: Mark LaPierre marklap...@aol.com Cc: Mail List LibreOffice users@global.libreoffice.org Sent: Monday, 15 July 2013, 16:38 Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax       And just

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-15 Thread Felmon Davis
On Mon, 15 Jul 2013, anne-ology wrote: And just what is HSLQLDB ;-) oh, memorizing acronyms seems to me a mighty complicated way to organize one's thoughts ... wouldn't it be simpler - easier - to just state the object(s) rather than leaving the listener trying to

RE: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-15 Thread V Stuart Foote
: Tom Davies [tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk] Sent: Monday, July 15, 2013 11:15 AM To: anne-ology; Mark LaPierre Cc: Mail List LibreOffice Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax Hi :) My guess is that he meant H Sql Db SQL = the standard language used by most database programs. Most add a little

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-15 Thread Doug
On 7/15/2013 12:25 PM, Felmon Davis wrote: On Mon, 15 Jul 2013, anne-ology wrote: And just what is HSLQLDB ;-) This is not an acronym. It can't be pronounced as a word. (See dictionary definition in URL below.) oh, memorizing acronyms seems to me a mighty complicated way to

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-15 Thread Girvin R. Herr
: Monday, July 15, 2013 11:15 AM To: anne-ology; Mark LaPierre Cc: Mail List LibreOffice Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax Hi :) My guess is that he meant H Sql Db SQL = the standard language used by most database programs. Most add a little bit (few extra commands and stuff

Re: [libreoffice-users] HSLQLDB syntax

2013-07-14 Thread Mark Stanton
Google When you spell it right, with just those two words you'll get, if it's the same as for me, 116k hits. Mark Stanton One small step for mankind... -- To unsubscribe e-mail to: users+unsubscr...@global.libreoffice.org Problems?