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  • Code Count Mismatch in Do While Statement


    I'm using calculation routines for colors in a Product file:

    Red = next_calibration_date<=date()
    Yellow= next_calibration_date>date().and.next_calibration_date<date()+15

    Simple and works great. However when I run the "Do While" Code below, it appears that the last record for "Yellow" is counted 2 x's. That is as far as I could trace it so far.

    The code, with formating thanks to Tom shows the same two calculations as above, but reads the last record twice:
    'Date Created: 13-Mar-2009 02:26:53 AM
    'Last Updated: 30-Aug-2009 10:26:58 PM
    'Created By  : Ryland
    'Updated By  : TRACS
    DIM global_var_A as c
    DIM GLOBAL user as C
    DIM GLOBAL pword as C
    DIM GLOBAL level as C
    DIM GLOBAL varC_result as C
    dim global try as n
    dim global way as c
    dim ans as n
    dim time_in as c
    dim tbl as p
    dim tbl_1 as p
    dim qry as p
    dim qry_1 as p
    dim global v_recs as n
    dim global v_recs_1 as n
    dim global v_recs_2 as n
    dim global user_level as c
    DIM global v_personnel as c
    dim XDialogStyle as p
    dim indx as P
    dim count as N
    v_recs_2 = 0
    v_recs_1 = 0
    v_recs   = 0
    tbl ="Product")
    query.filter="isnotblank(\"next_calibration_date\")" ' let's get them all thru the do while
    indx = tbl.query_create()
    count = indx.records_get()
    WHILE .NOT. tbl.fetch_eof()
    	' now count them
    	v_recs=v_recs + 1
    	' now exam the record for Red condition
    	IF tbl.next_calibration_date<=date() THEN
    		msgbox(tbl.product_id,"am I Here Red")
    		v_recs_2 = v_recs_2 + 1 = "solid"
    		Status_Calibration_BTN.fill.color = "Red"
    	END IF
    	' next exam for yellow condition
    	IF tbl.next_calibration_date>date().and.tbl.next_calibration_date<date()+15 THEN
    		msgbox(tbl.product_id,"am I Here Yellow")
    		v_recs_1 = v_recs_1 + 1 = "Solid"
    		Status_Calibration_BTN0.fill.color = "yellow"
    	END IF
    	' Having problems with this one below
    	'If v_recs - v_recs_1 + v_recs_2 > 0 then
    	'    msgbox(tbl.product_id,"am I Here Green")
    	' = "solid"
    	'	Status_Calibration_BTN1.fill.color = "Green"
    	'end if
    ui_msg_box("Record Count", "" + count)
    Last edited by [email protected]; 08-30-2009, 10:51 PM.

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    Re: Code Count Mismatch in Do While Statement

    Never Mind..found it. This is what I love above this forum in that it is a great sounding board that often let's you figure things out as we share them as well.

    My problem was the placement of the "End While". Once that was relocated to the tail end of the script, the double read of the last record went away. Anyway, now I have a pretty cool script that status the dashboard as to what needs to be done to a product driven by pre-determined dates. It appears on the "Super User's" main screen, and allows the managment of certain inventory items by the Dashboard with Drill Downs to the items themselves.
    Anyway, Thanks,

    Last edited by [email protected]; 08-30-2009, 11:53 PM.