C:\Progress\OpenEdge11\bin\prowin32.exe -db C:\OpenEdge\WRK\Sports2000 -1 -p results.p
C:\Progress\OpenEdge11\bin\prowin32.exe -db C:\OpenEdge\WRK\Sports2000 -1 -p SportsCustomers.r
I suppose it is still useful for customers to easily retrieve various bits of information themselves without having to wait for development to write the programs.In today’s fast-paced business environment, the amount of information you need to store, organize, and manage is growing daily. Progress Results works in conjunction with your Progress-supported database to help you sort, maintain, and analyze information quickly and efficiently. Results helps you deal effectively with information overload and puts your information to work for you. You can use Results to update information stored in your database, create reports, generate mailing labels, or even export information from your database to common software applications, including spreadsheet and word processing packages.
It was a tool to allow uses to generate basic reports without the need for a developers.Wow thanks Osborne. I'd completely forgotten that nugget. It seems it went by the wayside with v9. What's the purpose of it? Why would someone still be using it?
Thanks Osborne, I think that will do the trick!Tim, one solution may be is the customer in Results generates a file of the report they have built - see attached image. This creates a standard Progress procedure - also attached. Edit the file to suit the scheduled run - maybe okay to run as is so no adjustments required - compile and then run this file at the scheduled time using a standard Progress command line: