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TitleWhich VST will tell whether DB is Workgroup or Enterprise?
URL Namewhich-vst-will-tell-whether-db-is-workgroup-or-enterprise
Article Number000118431
EnvironmentProduct: Progress
Version: 8.x, 9.x
Product: OpenEdge
Version: 10.x, 11.x
OS: All supported platforms
Other: Virtual System Tables
Question/Problem Description
Which VST will say whether a database has a Workgroup or Enterprise license?

Is there a VST which would tell whether a database is Workgroup or Enterprise?
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There isn't any VST which would explicitly say whether a database has a Workgroup or Enterprise license.
Workaround
Option 1:

Run the following command in the command shell on Windows:

type %DLC%\progress.cfg | findstr -c:"Adv. Ent" -c:"Enterprise RDBMS"

or under Linux/Unix the following command can be used:

more $DLC/progress.cfg | grep -e "Adv. Ent" -e "Enterprise RDBMS"

If the output is 'empty' then it isn't an Enterprise database, so it is a Workgroup.

Option 2:

Use VST for '_Code-Feature' which will list all available database features, for example:

FOR EACH _Code-Feature:
IF _CodeFeature_Supported = "1" THEN
DISPLAY _CodeFeature_Name.


If the code above will list "Large Files", then it is an Enterprise database (because Large Files are not supported with a Workgroup license).
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Last Modified Date8/31/2020 10:35 AM
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