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Subject:Re: Run query locally
Date:Fri, 21 Feb 2020 11:49:30 +1100
From:Tom Krieg <>
I have tested it, way back in 2001 because I had a Linux server (running 
SAMBA) on which were located all the Paradox tables and  the NET file. 
Nothing else. This SAMBA share was shared as a W drive, and all the 
users (20) shared this drive for databases. As Steven said, it's just 
another network drive. That is, if you have SAMBA installed.If not, 
you're dreaming the impossible dream. You need Server Message Block for 

On 21/02/2020 7:07 am, Ivan wrote:

> have you tested it e.g. with linux pc without any database sw on it? and 
> then you send the question to the remote pc, if isTable( ..myTable.db.. 
> ) is a table? i think, the answer will be NO. but 
> fs.findFirst(..myTable.db ..) will be YES, because for the remote pc 
> it's just a file. therefore you can't e.g. get as query-answer only a 
> piece of data, which you need from the remote pc, which is a "plain" pc 
> with a lot of data-files.

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