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Vrf - Vee 3 compatibility problem

Question asked by VRFuser on Nov 24, 1997
from: Greg Goebel / HP-MXD
      gvg@lvld.hp.com / 800-698-0061
      website:  ftp://fcext3.external.hp.com/dist/mxd/index.html
to:   VRF-Conor Buescher
date: Tuesday, 25 November 1997 1136 MST

>      I'm using Vee 4.01 and UNIX 9.05 to control several different types of
>      manufacturing machines.  I've upgraded from Vee 3.21 on am running in
>      Vee 3 compatibility mode on several machines, and in compiled mode on
>      others.
>     
>      One of our machines will not run using Vee 4.01 in Vee 3
>      compatibility, but the program works fine in Vee 3.21.  After a couple
>      of cycles the program "hangs," sucking all of the resources on my UNIX
>      box.  I have to kill the X-window to regain control.  Has anyone else
>      experienced any problems of this kind?
>     
>      Is Vee 3 compatibility really compatible?
>     
>      Conor Buescher
>      HP Corvallis

Sir:

We've only heard rumors so far ... nothing we've nailed down or been able
to characterize.  If there are differences, they're extremely obscure ones.

[<>] regards -- gvg
VEE 3

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