Subject Re: DOS command
From Mervyn Bick <invalid@invalid.invalid>
Date Sat, 25 Jun 2022 17:27:02 +0200
Newsgroups dbase.getting-started

On 2022/06/25 15:07, ED FURCHE wrote:
> Why doesn't  this work?
>       stname="g:\excel\cash012022.csv"
>       stname="!XCOPY " + stname + " G:\CASH.CSV"
>       !stname

!stname is equivalent to RUN stname

RUN is used to execute a program outside dBASE or an Operating System
command.  (See the help file.)

stname is neither a program nor an Operating System command so nothing