doing trial periods
Björnke von Gierke
bvg at mac.com
Sun Apr 25 18:13:14 CDT 2004
On Sonntag, Apr 25, 2004, at 21:00 Europe/Zurich, hershrev wrote:
> On Friday, April 23, 2004, at 05:41 PM, Björnke von Gierke wrote:
>> thus you need to change it in a binary write afterwards, or during
>> the building process.
> Could explain a bit more in detail please ?
> thanks , hershrev
example for binary read:
You have a stack which contains your expiration date variable. lets say
its stored in a custom property. Now you put some date into it, lets
say "13.08.2004" (using German notation here). Then you can do this:
put offset("13.08.2004", URL "binfile:/path/to/stack.rev") into
put "14.08.2004" into char theFirstChar to (theFirstChar + 9) \
in URL "binfile:/path/to/stack.rev"
Now you can replace the date even in a standalone with ease, you only
need to upload the new version every day once. You could even do this
automatically on the server itself.
The not so "digging deep" way would be to build the app each day with
another date. Then you can upload it to your server for people to
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