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I need access to a msql server on remote systems that will access tables and edit them. If this is possible can you show me how and possibly some sample code sorry i only have 5 points ;(
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by:jonasb
ID: 2765706
m_pDB = new CDatabase;

//TRy to connact to DB
if(!m_pDB->Open("Name of ODBCSource))       {
return(FALSE); //Error]
}            
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jonasb earned 5 total points
ID: 2765726
Hi
U need to generate a table class for the table U want to change. Easly done with visual studio, just "add class" and inherit from CRecordset. Tell VS the ODBC name and voila..

//h file:

CDatabase* m_pDB
CYourTableClass* m_pTable;

//cpp file:

m_pDB = new CDatabase;
//TRy to connact to DB
if(!m_pDB->Open("Name of ODBCSource"))       {
   return(FALSE); //Error
}            

m_pTable = new CYourTableClass(m_pDB);
if(m_pTable== NULL) return(FALSE);
m_pTable->YourFunction();

That should do it..
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by:beyonddeath
ID: 2766286
does the all work in a console app (im makeing it cgi) Thanks for the help ;)
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by:jonasb
ID: 2766576
My plesure.. Thanx for the 5 :)
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by:beyonddeath
ID: 2766965
this does work in console mode right

np for the points heeh sorry its not more i dont have ne to give ;)
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