ANN: CGI tutorial online
janschenkel at yahoo.com
Fri Apr 30 08:05:21 CDT 2004
--- Jim <jimc at ace-pb.com> wrote:
> On Apr 27, 2004, at 2:00 PM, Jan Schenkel wrote:
> > Just as an additional note : apart from using
> > as libraries, the cgi-engine lets you use the
> > and XML libraries like in the IDE, which means you
> > get and even update data stored in SQL databases,
> > even parse XML-RPC calls if you are interested.
> > And all that in our friendly Transcript
> > language.
> Don't plan on using the built-in XML routines. Only
> a couple of them
> work. Most of them are broken in the CGI engine.
> Someone else reported
> that the database routines are broken, too.
> Stick to vanilla transcript and you should be ok.
> Instead of XML,
> consider arrays.
I guess I was lucky then when I used the xml calls in
my tests -- have you bugzilla'd the list of commands
that don't work ?
Revdb has worked just fine for me ever since I was
told you had to 'revSetDatabaseDriverPath' to the
correct spot before using the revdb calls.
"As we grow older, we grow both wiser and more foolish at the same time." (La Rochefoucauld)
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