Sculptor 6.0 Reference Guide’s documentation¶
- Release notes
- The Sculptor environment
- Programs and utilities
- The Sculptor language
- Windows and window objects
- Servers, the Internet and communications
- Sculptor SQL engine
- Features and topics
- Drawing operations
- Standard include files
- Character windows
- Obsolescent features
Main new features¶
An SQL engine has been implemented in kfserver server and kfservnt service. This engine, permits the access (SELECT) and modification (INSERT, DELETE and UPDATE) of Sculptor keyed files using standard SQL queries.
The new sql shell command permits the connection to local or remote Scultpor SQL Engines, making it possible to execute interactive or script SQL commands on the SQL Engine.
A native Sculptor ODBC implementation (scodbc), now permits any program to connect to the Sculptor SQL Engine through ODBC (on Windows and through unixODBC on unix and linux platforms)
A new usefull sort() function has been added to sort field arrays or records of arrays.
Many more features have beed added, see all the new features.