Subject Re: allowing user to change or add an alias
From Ken Mayer <dbase@nospam.goldenstag.net>
Date Sun, 18 Jun 2017 07:15:05 -0700
Newsgroups dbase.getting-started

On 6/17/2017 11:59 PM, Bruce Beacham wrote:
> On 17/06/2017 01:32, Charlie wrote:
>> OK I just tried it in the command also...
>>
>> set procedure to :dUFLP:BDEAlias.cc
>> oBDE = new BDEAlias()
>> oBDE.CreateAlias( \"TestAlias\", \"C:\\Temp\" )
>>
>> It forces a crash on the createalias line.  Wonder if I need to
>> install dbase again???
>
> You seem to have several unnecessary backslashes.
>
> Why \"Te
> Why \"C
> Why C:\\

There's something happening with the software being used to read the
newsgroups. It's dealing with escape characters ...

Ken


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