Re: Forms ASCII Source

From: Bob Cunningham <>
Date: Sat, 28 Aug 1999 02:48:06 GMT
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On Fri, 27 Aug 1999 11:02:08 -0500, "Johnny Yi" <> wrote:

Forms binary source (.FMB) can be converted to the system independant text format (.FMT) which could then be used for searching. It can be changed but one must be extremely cautious in that the correct syntax must be followed very closely. The text format would then have to be re-converted back to binary from which the final executable can be generated.

The conversion facilities are under the Administration sub-menu for Forms 4.5.

>In the days of forms 3 we had true ASCII source code objects that I could
>write search and replace routines against and then compile.
>Does anyone know how this can be achived in the 4.5/5.0/6.0 world?
Received on Sat Aug 28 1999 - 04:48:06 CEST

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