Subject Re: [IBO] Feature request: ActiveAtConnect
Author Jason Wharton
> Please consider the following problems:
> 1. An application needs to take the GDB name at runtime (from an .INI
> from registry, user entered etc.) and to have an easy way to open the
> desired datasets with ease and flexibility.
> 2. Any change on the connection details at the design time puts the
> datasets in the Active=False state. We must walk through all dataset to
> them again.
> 3. Any routine which changes the database at runtime (for example changing
> the year in an accounting program) needs to open the datasets again.
> An easy way to solve these problems is to add (on both layers T_IB and
> a property named ActiveAtConnect: boolean
> and to have in the after connect part of the connection's component a
> code (I can send it to you if you want) which will open again the datasets
> which have the FActiveAtConect=True.
> What do you say?

Easier would be to add a method to the connection to loop through its
datasets and set them all to active.
I'd prefer to allow you to write that method in your own application for

Jason Wharton
CPS - Mesa AZ