Re: Foxpro goto command and deleted records

Discussion in 'Python' started by Ian Kelly, Jul 18, 2012.

  1. Ian Kelly

    Ian Kelly Guest

    On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 4:57 PM, Ethan Furman <> wrote:
    > In Foxpro if you do a
    >
    > GOTO 7
    >
    > with deleted off and record 7 is deleted, the record pointer doesn't
    > move (at least in version 6).
    >
    > I don't like that.
    >
    > I see four other options:
    >
    > 0) don't move the pointer (listed for completeness)
    > 1) go to that record anyway
    > 2) go to the next undeleted record
    > 3) go to the seventh undeleted record (possibly the least practical)
    > 4) raise an exception
    >
    > Any opinions?


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    Ian Kelly, Jul 18, 2012
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