Using the Mere Mortals
gives you a solid foundation for developing cutting-edge software that can scale from the
desktop to the Internet. A comprehensive Developer's Guide packed with examples plus
extensive internal class documentation helps you implement the Framework quickly. A useful
sample application lets you see the Framework classes in action.
MM VFP Developers Guide
This is the full Developer's Guide that comes with our Mere Mortals VFP
Application Framework. It includes very detailed instructions on using MM
VFP, along with How To's and Jump Starts.
Note that this version works with both VFP7,
VFP8, and VFP9.
This new release contains some great
enhancements that take advantage of the new features in Visual FoxPro,
such as cursor adapters, auto-incrementing fields, grid highlighting,
language enhancements, and so on. We have maintained complete backward
compatibility with previous versions of Mere Mortals VFP, so we have kept
the same error handling mechanisms that worked well in previous version of
MM, while still allowing you to use the new structured error handling in
your applications. In addition to the enhancements for VFP8, we have added
many other great enhancements as well as bug fixes in this new version.
The class hierarchy is lean and the classes streamlined. When adding new features to the
Framework we adhere to the belief that the best OOP design is both object-oriented and
COM-capable, allowing you to build n-tier applications that easily scale from the desktop
to the Internet.
It allows you to
create both thin and fat client Internet/Intranet applications by integrating with
Microsofts Active Server Pages technology or West Wind Web Connection.
adapt to desktop or n-tier environments, serving up VFP Cursors, HTML, XML, ADO or object
applications that that can access VFP or client-server data
and switch between them
dynamically at run time.
The Framework is
always evolving to keep up with the latest advancements in Visual FoxPro while maintaining
backward compatibility. We also listen to developer feedback when adding new features.
Each release contains enhancements suggested by many talented developers throughout the
handler provides detailed application error tracking and logging.
Frameworks Abstract Factory allows tremendous flexibility instantiating objects as
well as easily replacing major Framework components with your own custom classes.
Developers Guide and Jump Start Guide quickly help you get up and running and using
the Framework effectively.
Project Manager application provides live examples of Framework classes in use.
Great for small
projects or large industrial-strength applications.
Be a part of a
large network of developers from around the world using the same framework and exchanging
ideas on the Internet.
3rd Party Products
provides easy integration with popular VFP tools such as West Wind Web Connection,
Stonefield Database Toolkit, Steven Blacks INTL Toolkit, and FoxAudit.
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COST -- The Mere Mortals VFP Framework
is $499/per developer. There is a good community of Mere Mortal developers on the Universal Thread where you can receive unlimited
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February 08, 2007