Helper function to skip a database
dbSkipper( <nRecs> ) --> nSkipped
<nRecs> is the number of records to skip relative to current record. Positive number would try to move the record pointer forward, while a negative number would try to move the record pointer back <nRecs> records.
dbSkipper() return the number of actual record skipped.
dbSkipper() is a helper function used in browse mechanism to skip a number of records while giving the caller indication about the actual records skipped.
// open a file and find if we've got enough records in it USE MonthSales IF dbSkipper( 100 ) == 100 ? "Good work! You can party now" ELSE ? "Too bad, you should really work harder" ENDIF CLOSE
Library is rtl