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  • Populate user_id field in crosstab


    I have a crosstab built on my a5w page.

    tbl ="[pathalias.adb_path]\tbl_issues_log.dbf")
    crosstab.db = "[pathalias.adb_path]\0proj.DBF"
    crosstab.db_dd_delete = .F.
    crosstab.filter = "Issue_type = \""+session.Issue_type+"\""
    crosstab.row = "ISSUE_TYPE"
    crosstab.column = "STATUS"
    crosstab.options = "I"
    crosstab.tabulate = "Issue_type"
    crosstab.code = 2
    I now need to add a default user_id field which is populated by session.__protected__userid so I can then create a script that deletes the users results after use.

    Can anyone show me how I can add the field USER_ID to the crosstab and populate it with my session.__protected__userid variable?

    Thanks in advance.


  • #2
    Re: Populate user_id field in crosstab

    fields = <<%str%

    table.add_fields("[pathalias.adb_path]\0proj.DBF", fields)

    a_tbl ="[pathalias.adb_path]\0proj.DBF")
    update.fields = 1
    update.field1 = "User_id"
    update.expr1 = session.__protected__userid variable
    There can be only one.


    • #3
      Re: Populate user_id field in crosstab

      Hi Stan,

      Thanks for the quick response.

      I moved my crosstab into a dialog AfterValidate which works fine, but after I pasted your code into it i get a Bad Expression Character.

      I did copy your code exactly. Do i need to modify anything to get it to work?

      Thanks in advance.



      • #4
        Re: Populate user_id field in crosstab

        Sorry Stan i missed a bit.

        It accepted the code now.


        • #5
          Re: Populate user_id field in crosstab


          After attempting to use the code. Thank you.

          I am getting the following error;

          Errors in: event.AfterValidate code:
          Property not found
          session.__protected__UserId variable subelement not found.

          Do i need to place any supporting code around the session variable?

          update.expr1 = session.__protected__UserId variable



          • #6
            Re: Populate user_id field in crosstab

            Got it.

            update.expr1 = s_quote(session.__protected__UserId)

            Thanks Stan.