• Subject: Re: CHGPF Question
  • From: "Art Tostaine, Jr." <atostain@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 18 Sep 1997 21:42:13 -0400
  • Organization: Creative Computer Associates, Inc.

David Gibbs wrote:

> On 18 Sep 97 at 16:39, I wrote:
> > My quick answer: No Don't.
> > Database changes should always be done with deliberate care.

During the UPS strike, a customer of mine called Monday morning that he
had just landed a major account.  He needed some software changes
immediately.  One of the changes required adding a field to a file.
Should I tell the customer that changes to the database require more
care than that, turn down the business?  No.  It has to be done.  Just
do it (That's a great slogan, someone should use that)

Got to go with LVLCHK(*NO).  Remember to compile all programs that add
or update that file.  It'll work smooth.

Art (seat of my pants) Tostaine, Jr.
Art Tostaine, Jr.
Creative Computer Associates, Inc.
Parlin, NJ

| This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
| To submit a new message, send your mail to "MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com".
| To unsubscribe from this list send email to MAJORDOMO@midrange.com
|    and specify 'unsubscribe MIDRANGE-L' in the body of your message.
| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: david@midrange.com

This thread ...


Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2019 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].