A clue for using Valentina by XCMD
klaus at major-k.de
Mon Jun 21 08:50:32 CDT 2004
> Can anyone give me some clues about using Valentina from Rev via the
> I've been able to use it via the revdb functions with some limited
> but had some crashes (sadly not been able to pin down) and I think not
> everything can be done via the SQL interface - for example, I've not
> able to create a new database from scratch. So I'd like to dig into
> direct interface.
> I've looked at the documentation, both Rev's and Valentina's, but not
> As I understand it, Rev ships with the Valentina XCMD already
> integrated it.
> Is that right, or should I need to do install anything else to get
Yes, but it is not always the latest version (Ruslan is extremely busy
releasing updates, so this is impossible per se :-)...
And it is in this subfolder:
So you better to put it into the Rev folder to make it work in your
(This behaviour of Rev has always confused me, since sometimes the
sample stacks seem to
loose the connection to the appropriate DLLs/External...)
Download the latest package here:
> My first - perhaps it's my only - problem is the name of the function.
> documentation from Rev is nowhere (that I can find) explicit about
> The documentation from Paradigma suggests that there should be a
> called "Valentina", eg that there should be possible to execute
> put Valentina( "Version" )
> When I attempt the above, I get "error in function handler". (I also
> it as a handler rather than a function - just get the equivalent, "no
> handler".) Do I need to do something else to make the Valentina
> available? Or is just a slightly different name?
> Any clues gratefully accepted.
did you take a look at the VXCMD Docs?
I am sure you wil find the answers here...
> Ben Rubinstein | Email: benr_mc at cogapp.com
> Cognitive Applications Ltd | Phone: +44 (0)1273-821600
> http://www.cogapp.com | Fax : +44 (0)1273-728866
Hope that helps...
klaus at major-k.de
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