This class is an easy-to-use tool for reading and writing dBASE IV files. Includes example scripts.
This simple addition to the line_style_palette_editor allows the user to create a custom line pattern.
5/14/04: updated for 3.3
This simple but useful utility allows you to write your saved views and object control settings to a file for later restoration, or to import into a different ACE alternative. You can easily modify the file to import into a different ACE as well. Also allows you to save the current trail to a file and restore it.
Allows a user to select objects in a particular order using left and right lists and arrow keys.
2/06/04: Fix to deal with various clipboard sources
Provides a multi_list_view for viewing selected rwos or clipboard contents and an edit field for updating one or more records. Requires the sort_menu and ordered_choice_lister classes.
11/03/04: Example scripts updated for 3.3
This class is an easy-to-use tool for reading and writing ESRI shapefiles. Currently supports types 1 (point), 3 (polyline), and 5 (polygon). Includes example scripts. See also the SHPTOUCH utility under Tools.
3/25/04: updated for 3.3
Here's an example of using the EZ shapefile class to create a "universal" shapefile export utility for Smallworld. Requires "geom_for_pred.magik" (under "Methods:).
Sort of a cross between report_default_fields_menu and report_sorter_menu, this menu allows the user to pick multiple sort fields in ascending or descending order, and optionally summary fields.
Here's a simple class that allows you to set up processes to take place every certain number of seconds. Easy to start and stop, with very small footprint on CPU and moderate (~ 300K) memory footprint. See the update alert handler below for an example of its use.
Copy and paste object visible attributes.
Inheriting from the choice_lister class, the unique_choice_lister populates the choice list with unique values for a given field. Click HERE for an example of modifying the collection browser's type_prompter to use the unique_choice_lister!
Sets up a periodic event to notify the user if a rollforward or merge should be performed. Requires the timed_event class (above).
4/28/04: Updated for 3.3, list_view behavior fixed
Perform bulk update on clipboard contents.