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Re: Does anybody really likes Report?

From: Verner Jensen, Ålborg <knold_at_x.dk>
Date: Sat, 15 Apr 2006 00:05:32 +0200
Message-ID: <44401cae$0$160$edfadb0f@dread11.news.tele.dk>


Actually - I started out with RPT and simple SQL reports ;-)

Funny, <In my view> Oracle Tools never seem to really improve - Take Designer for instance - did this Product ever mature - why is it still not possibly to design Modules in a visual fashion.

Though I have to admit, Form Builder - have improved some, especially the wizards......

/V

"Sybrand Bakker" <gooiditweg_at_nospam.demon.nl> skrev i en meddelelse news:js1042djeolei5an0aobvhbchel4270s9r_at_4ax.com...
> On Fri, 14 Apr 2006 21:29:06 +0200, "Verner Jensen, Ålborg"
> <knold_at_x.dk> wrote:
>
>>Hi' there!
>>
>>Even though I've been working with Oracle Reports for 8 years by now -
>>I've
>>hated the produt since day 1.
>>
>>I can't count the times where I had to start all over again - waisting
>>serveral days of work.
>>
>>I'm looking forward to the day where Reports finally is retired.....
>>
>>Regards, Vern
>>
>
> Obviously you never worked with Reports 1.x
> and RPT/RPF.
> In the past I worked with SQR (Structured Query Report writer). Last
> time I looked it seems to have been bought by .... Oracle.
> It is quite a nice product, allowing you to use pure 3 GL produceral
> constructs and SQL without resorting to Pro*C or OCI.
> You even can use the -r switch and everything will be printed from
> right to left (the original author was Jewish) ;)
>
> --
> Sybrand Bakker, Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Fri Apr 14 2006 - 17:05:32 CDT

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