BASh Pro 1.8.5 review

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BASh Professional is the source code version of the internationally popular BASh 4D component.

License: Comercialware
OS: Mac OS X
File size: 0K
Developer: Deep Sky Technologies, Inc.
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Price: $395.00
Updated: 30 Dec 2005
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BASh Professional is the source code version of the internationally popular BASh 4D component.
By licensing BASh Pro, the actual source code for the BASh component is made available to the licensee/developer.

BASh Professional is geared towards companies that want to leverage their access to source for all of their systems. It provides the ultimate in protection for using 4th Dimension components available from Deep Sky Tech., Inc. By licensing BASh Pro, a company has full access to the source code used for every release of the BASh component.

BASh Professional is also ideal for 4D programmers looking to expand their expertise in the 4D language. The concepts and organizational structure of the BASh Professional source code is a wonderful learning tool for expanding the development skills on any 4th Dimension programmer. Just as BASh has become a basis for developing and deploying 4D based applications, BASh Professional is a solid basis for expanding the horizons of 4D developers of all levels of experience.

Here are some key features of "BASh":
Modules currently available in the BASh component:
ARR - Array sizing, management, and manipulation methods;
BLOB - BLOB management and manipulation methods;
CODEC - encoding and decoding support for common formats;
CONV - conversion methods to handle data and type conversions;
CRYPT - encryption and decryption routines;
DATE - provides basic date manipulation routines;
DSS - Dynamic Stack Space; reusable variable management system;
DTS - Date-Time Stamps; generation and manipulation methods;
ENV - environmental information (program, OS, CPU, etc.);
FILE - path and file name utilities;
FMAP - file mapping for document types, creator and type codes, and MIME types;
IB - management and manipulation of indexed BLOBs;
INIT - module and component initialization;
INT - interruption manager;
NULL - Variable clearing and initialization methods;
NVP - named value pair utilities and management;
PROS - process information accessors;
PTEXT - parameter text replacement routines;
QUIT - controlled clean up of BASh data structures;
RES - resource management and utility methods;
RW - read/write module for handling record access;
SEM - Semaphore management methods;
SEQ - flexible sequence number module;
SERNO - serial number generation and confirmation methods;
STR - string manipulation, formatting, and filtering methods;
TIME - Time manipulation methods;
TYPE - Variable type comparison methods;
URL - URL creation and extraction routines;
VAR - Variable utility methods;
WORD - manipulators for non-native four-byte values;
X4D - XML based record packing and unpacking methods;
XML - Extensible Markup Lanugage parsing and retrieval code.

4D v6.7.x,
4D v6.8.x (carbonized) or
4D v7.0.x.

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