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  • Report Based on Set Problem

    Hello all!

    I have what I thought was a simple problem, but for some reason the answer is eluding me.

    I've created a set (one-to-many) called "ConsContracts" with two dbf's i.e. Consumers and Contracts. I then created a form with a report that is run from that form.

    Now I need to run all those individual reports. I can run them fine one at a time from the button on the form, but I'm having a problem putting together the code to run them all together.

    Here is the code I put together:

    Code:
    dim sab as l
    dim gab as c=""
    dim rab as c=""
    dim yab as n=1
    
    t=set.open_session("conscontracts")
    r=t.consumers
    s=t.contracts
    
    t.fetch_first()
    sab=r.isactive
    gab=r.updateflag
    rab=r.conid
    
    while yab<5
    	if r.conid="C0111".or..not.r.isactive.or.r.updateflag="NO"
    		goto NEXTT
    	end if
    	
    filter = "conid = var->rab"
    
    query.filter = "conid = var->rab"
    query.order = ""
    
    :Report.Preview("Contract_Report1a",query.filter,query.order)
    
    NEXTT:
    t.fetch_next()
    yab=yab+1
    end while
    The while loop right now I set to look at just 5 records, just to see if it was working (which it's not). I've even tried this in Interactive mode, but again, I can't seem to get things to work. Specifically (in Interactive), the t.fetch_next() does not seem to be moving from record to record, so I'm stumped.

    Thanks for any ideas. BTW, I looked in the WIKI for an example, but didn't seem to find one. Not sure why?

  • #2
    Re: Report Based on Set Problem

    For one thing, you're not resetting var-> rab when you fetch a new record, only establishing it once outside the while loop.

    Aditionally you have

    query.filter = "conid = var->rab"

    should be

    query.filter = "conid = "+quote(var->rab)

    Code:
    dim sab as l
    dim gab as c=""
    dim rab as c=""
    dim yab as n=1
    
    t=set.open_session("conscontracts")
    r=t.consumers
    s=t.contracts
    
    t.fetch_first()
    sab=r.isactive
    gab=r.updateflag
    rab=r.conid
    
    while yab<5
    	if r.conid="C0111" .or. (.not. r.isactive) .or. r.updateflag="NO"
    		goto NEXTT
    	end if
    	
    	filter = "conid = var->rab"
    	query.filter = "conid = "+quote(var->rab)
    	query.order = ""
    	
    	:Report.Preview("Contract_Report1a",query.filter,query.order)
    	
    	NEXTT:
    	t.fetch_next()
    	rab = r.conid
    	yab=yab+1
    end while
    Last edited by Stan Mathews; 09-09-2014, 04:47 PM.
    There can be only one.

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    • #3
      Re: Report Based on Set Problem

      Hi, Charles,

      At first glance I'd say

      a) the loop structure looks ok, but instead of looping through the set I'd open an instance of the primary table only and loop through it.

      b) the filter looks wrong for character data. Should probably be: "conid = " + quote(var->rab)

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      • #4
        Re: Report Based on Set Problem

        Many thanks Stan and Tom. I'll go at it again! Some stupid errors on my part, so let me see what happens next.

        Thanks again!

        Charlie

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