Using the Flat File Descriptor
Gloop allows developers to read and write flat files using
flat file descriptors. The
examples package demonstrates this
ability via the
Employees.ffd service, which can be found under the
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Under the Coder Navigator, expand the
examples package entry and navigate to the
code folder. Afterwards, look for the
flatfile package. This package contains
models, flat file descriptors, and Gloop services, shown below:
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examples ├── ... └── code └── ... └── flatfile ├── Employees.ffd ├── Employees.model ├── OpenEmployeesCursor.gloop ├── ReadFile.gloop └── WriteFile.gloop
Simply open up these files and run the services to see how they work together in order to read and write flat files. Line comments are provided for step-by-step explanations.
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Choose Read or Write, depending on which operation is to be performed. After this action, the steps for reading or writing flat files will be generated.
All you have to do now is map the data to be read or written.