> there, the correct term is explode. I was under the impression that
> twice the project had exploded. And thank you for relieving me
> somewhat. Now I don't remember if the second time I had created a
> new project. I had probably just deleted the code and pasted an old
> project. I have now created a new project and will test it out when
> I get around to it.
the VO Repository is a database, and unfortunately deleted records are
Therefore during work the repository directory will become bigger and
bigger. Rebuild such a project can cut down the directory size and not
only make VO work faster, but also more stable.
I have seen some cases where the project folder was less than half the
size as before.
> Actually the project is quite large. Do you
> suggest me to keep only one application and to move the other
> applications in a different project?
I have organized my projects per groups - currently I have 8 of them,
with directory sizes between about 100 MB to over 500 MB (containing my
largest application, about 10 others and several libraries).
Nearly all my projects share some code (basically my framework
classes), and I have organized that using external modules.
> As for that Vo.... that
> makes backups, where do I find it ? And if so, how should it be
VO Productivity Pack is a commercial product by Paul Piko from
It contains many tools other than the AutoExport tool.
> One question came up for me recently. In clipper there
> was a handy program that fixed and reported errors in the if - endif
> cycles as well as for - next. Is there something similar for VO ?
I have never heard from such a tool.... How it worked?
> P.S. Perhaps I have understood who is the person with whom you had
> the disagreement. Could you please let me know, in private, what I
> could do to remedy it?
there is nothing you can or should do....
> Also, how is XSharp doing ?
the X# team is releasing version after version, and it works very well.
Maybe you should look yourself at https://www.xsharp.eu
- the compiler
is free to use, both with Visual Studio and XIDE (an VO like IDE
written in X# itself).