Can an egl service call a dll?
I assume you mean specifically an EGL service part calling a function in a dll. Yes. There was some discussion of that on the EGL café just yesterday:
One link I found describes call the dll more or less directly from EGL:
Additionally, the EGL functions Syslib.callCmd() or Syslib.startCmd() can call a Windows exe. So you might even be able to write an exe in VB that declares and uses the dll and call that using callCmd() or startCmd(), though I admit I haven't tried that.
Best of luck,
From: tim [mailto:tim2006@xxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Saturday, May 09, 2009 7:02 PM
To: 'EGL on and around the IBM i'
Subject: [EGL-i] egl service call a dll?
Can an egl service call a dll? Our phone system has a DLL that can be used
to initiate calls and such. I would like to utilize that if possible.
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