Re: Does anybody really likes Report?

From: Jack <>
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2006 07:35:15 GMT
Message-ID: <TE01g.35$>

Reports also have wizard.
Reports is very powerful tool in special cases.

Surely you must develop report into some point and after that do only manual changes.
I have used reports for 17 years ;)

"Verner Jensen, Ålborg" <> wrote in message news:44401cae$0$160$
> 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" <> skrev i en meddelelse
>> On Fri, 14 Apr 2006 21:29:06 +0200, "Verner Jensen, Ålborg"
>> <> wrote:
>>>Hi' there!
>>>Even though I've been working with Oracle Reports for 8 years by now -
>>>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
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