Don't forget to create an index on the new dict item. :)

CREATE.INDEX filename NAME.UPCASE
BUILD.INDEX filename NAME.UPCASE

On Tue, Jul 26, 2011 at 12:44 PM, Lunt, Bruce <bl...@shaklee.com> wrote:

> We are using Unidata and this is a dict for Country:
>
> CNTRY:
>
> D
>
> 4
>
> MCU
>
> Cntry
>
> 6L
>
> M
>
>
> You could do the same change to the NAME definition but I was suggesting
> that if you didn't want to or couldn't do that then another definition
> could
> be created that forced the name to be upper-case.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: u2-users-boun...@listserver.u2ug.org
> [mailto:u2-users-boun...@listserver.u2ug.org] On Behalf Of Chris Austin
> Sent: Tuesday, July 26, 2011 9:36 AM
> To: u2-users@listserver.u2ug.org
> Subject: Re: [U2] CONV MCU on indexed field?
>
>
>
> I'm not exactly following you. Would this dict item called NAME.UPCASE,
> would that be a new field to test this or woudl that be a specific field
> used to do the conversion? What would the dictionary look like.
>
> Chris
>
>
> > From: bl...@shaklee.com
> > To: u2-users@listserver.u2ug.org
> > Date: Tue, 26 Jul 2011 09:32:48 -0700
> > Subject: Re: [U2] CONV MCU on indexed field?
> >
> > Could you create another dict item called NAME.UPCASE and put the MCU
> > in that definition?
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: u2-users-boun...@listserver.u2ug.org
> > [mailto:u2-users-boun...@listserver.u2ug.org] On Behalf Of Chris
> > Austin
> > Sent: Tuesday, July 26, 2011 9:25 AM
> > To: u2-users@listserver.u2ug.org
> > Subject: [U2] CONV MCU on indexed field?
> >
> >
> >
> > We've been using the following command to select a name regardless of
> > how it's capitalized:
> >
> > SELECT CLIENT WITH NAME CONV MCU = "BRUCE]"
> >
> > However, after I indexed the field NAME on the CLIENT table the same
> > command only returns the values that match the case-sensitive. In
> > other words after we indexed the field name it doesn't seem that we
> > can use CONV MCU, is there a work around to this?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Chris
> >
> >
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