----- Original Message -----
From: <rob@dekko.com>
To: <midrange-l@midrange.com>
Sent: Friday, January 11, 2002 5:00 PM
Subject: DDMF was Re: What ports does the 400 use?


>
> (Subject change)
> I wonder if ADDRDBDIRE and the judicous use of SQL would be better suited?
> But, having the choice would be cool.

That would depend on the target.

If portability and application access is what you seek, then yes, connecting
through SQL and possibly using DUW or 2 stage commit is the way to go.

If you want to do other things, like point system utilities at the file, DDM
files make more sense.

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R. Bruce Hoffman, Jr.
 -- IBM Certified Specialist - iSeries Administrator
 -- IBM Certified Specialist - RPG IV Developer

"I want to be different, just like everybody else!"
  - Ceili Rain





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