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VRf-Timestamp

Question asked by VRFuser on Jun 23, 1997
send q VRf-Timestamp ww vrf sra@nera.no

from: Greg Goebel / HP-MXD
      gvg@lvld.hp.com / 970-679-3030 / FAX 970-679-5971
to:   VRf-Steinar Rafaelsen
date: Tuesday, 24 June 1997 0858 MDT

> To: hpvxd_xc@hpislsup.lvld.hp.com
> Date: Tue, 24 Jun 1997 10:14:28 +0100
> Subject: VRF time stamp format compatibility betwwen VEE 3.12 and VEE 4.0
>
> To (mostly) Greg!
>
> Question:
>
> Is the VEE time stamp format saved into a "DATA SET" file by VEE 3.12,
> recovered correctly when read by "FROM DATA SET" in a VEE 4.0 program??.
>
> I ask this because I am getting some weird results, and need to know is
> this is a potential problem.
>
> Regards
>
> Steinar Rafaelsen
> Nera ASA Telecommunications
> Norway

Sir:

I wrote a short program under VEE 3.12 to create a dataset with four records.
The first field of the record contained an integer, the second contained the
value of "now()".  I wrote out the dataset, then wrote a simple program under
VEE 4.01 to read back the records. 

I saw no problems (and no bug resembling this was fixed from VEE 4.0).  Do
you have any details?

Please stay in touch.

[<>] regards -- gvg

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