MultiValue University October 2020 events

In case you missed it, October is full of MVU events. Last week we held an event entitled U2 External Database Access (EDA) and Reporting: Best Practices. If you missed it or if you want to re-watch any part of this great event, here are links to the videos: Introduction to EDA Understanding SQL and […]

Rocket UniData 8.2.2 Available Now

We’re excited to announce the release of Rocket ® UniData ® 8.2.2. This release offers many bug fixes and dozens of enhancements plus certification on RedHat Linux 8. UniData 8.2.2 also delivers Python on new operating systems (hint, AIX and Solaris), enhanced security, improved performance and monitoring, audit enhancements and extended EDA database support. This […]

CALLING PYTHON TIME MODULE FROM MV USER DEFINED USER EXIT

Part 3 of 3 In the previous article “Dealing with the Python time module from Rocket MV BASIC” I showed how it is possible to access the Python internal time module and convert the Python date to string display format, then convert it back into the number of seconds since Epoch. Python RESULT: python time= […]

DEALING WITH THE PYTHON TIME MODULE FROM ROCKET MV BASIC

Part 2 of 3 In the previous post “Dealing with Internal and Display format data in your MV database with Python” I showed how it is possible to convert the Python date to the MV internal format. We will now show how we can get the Python time date representation. In the time.time() function returns […]

DEALING WITH INTERNAL AND DISPLAY FORMAT DATA IN YOUR MV DATABASE WITH PYTHON

Part 1 of 3 By storing your data in internal format in your MV database, you can easily convert the data to a desired display format. One of the most common uses for conversion codes is dealing with dates. In MV, the internal representation of the date is an integer. For example the internal format […]