Databasing with Rev... design considerations

Stephen Barncard stephenREVOLUTION at
Mon Jan 31 04:34:03 EST 2005

Doc, why not just point your mySQL login  to Valentina? You shouldn't 
have to change much at all.

They have a trial version -- it's an external for Rev...


>Now that the mySQL version of my first Rev app has proven to work so
>well (thanks to all who helped me out!), I'm trying to get my head
>wrapped around the process of building a "static" version. By stactic,
>I mean non-server based, for folks who have slow (or no) internet
>The app requires 4 tables of data, the largest of which has 10 fields
>and around 25,000 records when complete. This app basically functions
>as a searchable lookup table and will not be editable by the user, nor
>do I wish for the user to have access to the data other than from
>within my application.
>The simplest method I can think of is to somehow store and use CSV
>data files (exported from the mySQL version) from a separate stack,
>but I unfortunately don't have a clue as to how to set something like
>this up.
>What might be the best approach here?

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