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By skiller at 29 Jun 2008 - 18:53

Hi Everybody,

 What is the role of AMS[Application Management Services] in Baan?

 What all areas the people should be expertise?

I think this will be easier to explain for the gurus.



Baan Connectivity
By patvdv at 31 May 2008 - 21:09

Baan Technical Architecture

There are several ways of looking at the architecture behind Baan. From an administrator's perspective the chain model is prefered because it serves as a troubleshooting roadmap for any kind of connectivity issue. Just follow the chain until you find a broken link. If no links are broken, then it is time to call in the cavalery or put on your System Administrator's hat.

The hipbone's connected to the backbone...


The Chain Model

Presentation layer

  • Client (BW/BA/BI/BX/Worktop)


Average: 5 (1 vote)

Understanding the Enterprise Information System Technology
By patvdv at 8 Apr 2008 - 11:18

Tutorial at the Fourth IEEE International Baltic Workshop on Databases and Information Systems

May 2000, Vilnius (Lithuania)

by Gerd Wagner, April 25 2000




This tutorial has been reproduced on this site with the very kind permission of the original author Dr Gerd Wagner.


BaanERP Programmer's Manual
By patvdv at 24 Mar 2008 - 18:44

BaanERP Programmer's Manual

(version: Reger 73, v73_a_sp1 build 593 11/06/2003)


Average: 4 (5 votes)

By patvdv at 23 Mar 2008 - 23:48



#include <bic_gbf>

long gbf.set.resource(long resource.type, <type> resource.value, …)


This function sets the resources given by resource.type to the given resource.value. The arguments are given in name value pairs.

Table: Resourcetypes

Resource name


GBF default value

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By patvdv at 26 Feb 2008 - 22:39


void data.input( string options(.), ref string result(.), string default(.) [,ref long event(EVTMAXSIZE), ref long char_value )



This reads data from the keyboard.

If the function specifies a default value, that value is displayed on screen. The value is accepted when the user presses ENTER. However, if the user enters a character at the first position in the field, the default value is deleted.

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Synchronizing processes with the wait() function
By patvdv at 26 Feb 2008 - 21:57

Synchronizing processes with the wait() function

The wait() function enables synchronization of parent and child processes. It causes the parent process to wait for one or all of its children to exit before continuing. Each child process sends an exit signal to the parent process when it ends.
The parent can choose to ignore child signals or not. If it wants to ignore child signals, the parent process calls:

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Expanding text variables
By patvdv at 26 Feb 2008 - 21:57

Expanding text variables

Variables or expressions that are included in text lines can be expanded or substituted for report purposes. You must set the variable lattr.textexpand=TRUE if you want this to happen. Expressions are internally evaluated by the function expr.compile().

Average: 3 (1 vote)

Report script functions
By patvdv at 26 Feb 2008 - 21:57

Report script functions

The statements programmed in a report script section consist of a combination of 3GL languagestatements and the following 4GL report functions:


Evaluate and print layout again.

need( expr )

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Report scripts overview
By patvdv at 26 Feb 2008 - 21:57

Report scripts overview

BaanERP reports are used to output data from the database to a variety of devices (for example, printers, displays, and files).

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