GENCHAR (Generic for C)

Embedded SQL for C and SQL Server

Embedded SQL for C and SQL Server

GENCHAR (Generic for C)

Genchar is a generic Embedded SQL for C (ESQL/C) character-mode program written using plain C, standard C libraries, and Embedded SQL statements. Genchar connects to a specified instance of Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2000 and issues a SELECT statement query from the authors table in the pubs database.

Default Location

x:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\80\Tools\Devtools\Samples\Esqlc

Running the Sample

You can build Genchar for the following environments using the associated commands.

Environment Command
Microsoft Windows® 2000,
Microsoft Windows NT® 4.0 and
Microsoft Windows 95/98
nmake -f "makefile." APP="genchar"
Microsoft MS-DOS® nmake -f "makefile." APP="genchar" ENV="dos"
QuickWin nmake -f "makefile." APP="genchar" ENV="qwin"


Genchar uses these files.

Gcutil.c Genchar.h
Gcutil.h Quickwin.def

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