Re: [Emerald] Emerald Update

Shawn Workman ( (no email) )
Tue, 1 Jun 1999 15:46:37 -0700

I replied to this message but somehow the subject was to the message below
yours so to see the response to this message look for the subject of
Re: [Emerald] incorrect filename on FTP site

----- Original Message -----
From: David V. Brenner <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, June 01, 1999 3:15 PM
Subject: RE: [Emerald] Emerald Update

> > It is released, and there is no reason you shouldn't use it..
> How's this for a reason:
> After uninstalling Emerald 2.5.263, I installed Emerald 2.5.287 and this
> version seemed to work fine. I then downloaded the 2.5.288 update and
> copied the new Emerald.exe over the original (after first backing up the
> original).
> After the update, every time I'd start Emerald, I would get an ODBC Logon
> box with places to type DSN, UID, Database, Server, Driver and so on.
> supplying the necessary information and clicking OK, a small dialog box
> appeared with the name of one of my regions. After clicking OK again, the
> name of another region appeared. This continued until I cycled through
> of my regions. When I was done, I still had no Emerald window.
> After cycling through the uninstall/install/reboot process several times,
> this behavior remained a constant, so I went back to 2.5.287.
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