On 04/03/2008, at 5:19 AM, Jeff Young wrote:

I have a function that will perform DB I/O and possible require a display window.
This function will accept 1 parameter and return 1 parameter.
This function will be called from a number of programs.

Should I -
A. Make it a service program


B. Make it a bound modue

No. Except for some security related instances it is rarely a good idea to use the same module in multiple executables.

C. Make it a stand alone program called by others as needed.

Possibly. You can always create C to wrapper A should that prove necessary.

Simon Coulter.
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