|Date: ||Mon, 23 Jun 1997 20:54:35 +0100|
|Reply-To: ||Peter Crawford <Peter@CRAWFORDSOFTWARE.DEMON.CO.UK>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Peter Crawford <Peter@CRAWFORDSOFTWARE.DEMON.CO.UK>|
|Organization: ||Crawford Software Consultancy Limited|
|Subject: ||Re: SAS & DDE Client/Server|
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Richard Dickinson <R-
>Based on the documentation I've read (SAS 6.11 for Windows), SAS is
>always the client in a DDE situation. This means that another
>application cannot send any commands to SAS. Is this limitation being
>addressed? What about later releases of SAS? Anyone on the list dealt
>with a situation where they needed SAS to be commanded by another
On a thread recently, the possible demise of DDE was indicated.
Aparently the latest Win95 version of Lotus doesn't support DDE !
A warning to re-consider strategy !
Clearly SI promotes OLE automation as a/the effective mechanism.