Visual FoxPro is an actively used programming language created in 1995.
- Visual FoxPro ranks in the top 5% of languages
- the Visual FoxPro website
- the Visual FoxPro wikipedia page
- Visual FoxPro first appeared in 1995
- See also: ia-32, foxpro, unix, dbase, xbase, sql, linux
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Example code from Wikipedia:
PRIVATE cAuthorID, cAuthorName && Private variables supplant any previous global or private variable of the same name LOCAL nHnd, nResult && Local variables are visible only here * Connect to an ODBC data source nHnd = SQLCONNECT ("ODBCDSN", "user", "pwd") * Enter a loop so we can exit to the close connection code if there's an error DO WHILE .T. * Execute a SQL command nResult = SQLEXEC (nHnd, "USE master") IF nResult < 0 MESSAGEBOX ("MASTER database does not exist!") EXIT && To close the connection ENDIF * Retrieve data from the remote server and stores it in a local data cursor nResult = SQLEXEC (nHnd, "SELECT * FROM authors", "QAUTHORS") IF nResult < 0 MESSAGEBOX ("Unable to execute remote SQL SELECT command!") EXIT && To close the connection ENDIF * Update a record in a remote table using parameters cAuthorID = "1001" cAuthorName = "New name" nResult = SQLEXEC (nHnd, "UPDATE authors SET auth_name = ?cAuthorName WHERE auth_id = ?cAuthorID") IF nResult < 0 MESSAGEBOX ("Unable to execute remote SQL UPDATE command!") EXIT && To close the connection ENDIF * If we get here, we have retrieved everything successfully EXIT && Exit unconditionally ENDDO * Close the connection SQLDISCONNECT(nHnd)Edit
Last updated February 11th, 2019