I am developing a database driven presentation unsig
XTinyADO, which is
Unfortunately the presentation is slightly interrupted during
access. That's why I want to limit the access to a minimum.
There's only need for database access on a change within the
which doesn't occur very often. Currently I check for these
every 10 seconds, which causes the presentation to be
Is there any other way of communication between the database
Director, so I can avoid database access just to check for
Can't you just make it so when your appliction makes a change
to the database it to have it update the application right after
the change has been made. If the database is being changed outside
of your application then sorry but not sure how to handle that
What are the advantages of using ADO to access the database?
There are other solutions for accessing an external data base, and
other database solutions:
the Mile High Table O' Products. Several of these other
solutions have the advantage of being cross-platform.