Foxpro server sql updating
Except in a few minor details, UPDATE in Visual Fox Pro acts like the Xbase REPLACE command.The SET clause takes the place of the "field WITH value" piece, and the WHERE clause fills in for the FOR clause."We have to build applications that will work in either world.One of the things we had to do in the old days was write two different sets of SQL calls to work in the two different environments.I've run the following command to create the linked server: OLE DB provider "VFPOLEDB" for linked server "DEN" returned message "Multiple-step OLE DB operation generated errors. I use the VFP Ole DB regularly, and have no problem doing ANY inserts, updates, deletes, selects.... Your connection string can either point to a directory where the tables are located. So you COULD simplify your connection to just point to the path and let the rest of the stuff just WORK for you. if you have a directory structure that has paths under it with data in other locations, such as When you use Visual Fox Pro OLE DB Provider as a SQL Server-linked server, only queries are supported.In addition, the database can be included if a specific . When running a query, insert, update or delete, you do not need to qualify the database such as DEN....produtos (which I assume is meant to be Denny_db. The Visual Fox Pro OLE DB Provider does not support update, insert, or delete operations through a linked server.I know very little about VFP but I've been tasked with making some data alterations to a fairly large table.When running standard SQL update commands in the command window, VFP claims records are updating but they never change.
You can wrap it in try/catch block and ignore 7357 as an expected condition since actual statements were executed anyway.
You are currently viewing the SQL Server 2000 section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. The stored proc should be coded in such a way it queries the foxpro table and updates the sql table.
This is a community of tens of thousands of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. By joining today you can post your own programming questions, respond to other developers questions, and eliminate the ads that are displayed to guests. I need to schedule an update of SQL Server table with the data from Visual Fox Pro application. That doesn't have anything to do with changing the "target local server" to something else.
VFP is just not nagging you that you are trying to write a larger string value than the column in the table can handle and thus only keeping the "F" out of "FEMALE" attempt.
If you want the output in some report to show the full gender reference, you could do something like this in your sql query to get the data.The most important change, he said, is found in the much-improved report writer that can now produce reports with multiple bands of detail.