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ABL Reference
ABL Syntax Reference : CREATE DATA-SOURCE statement


Creates a data-source object dynamically at run time.


CREATE DATA-SOURCE data-source-handle [ IN WIDGET-POOL widget-pool-name ]
A variable of type HANDLE that represents the handle of the dynamic data-source object.
IN WIDGET-POOL widget-pool-name
An expression of type CHARACTER that evaluates, at run time, to the name of the widget pool in which the dynamic data-source object is created.
Note: Widget pool names are not case-sensitive.


If you do not specify a widget pool name, the dynamic data-source object is created in the closest unnamed widget-pool, by default. The object goes away when its widget pool goes away or when you delete it using the DELETE OBJECT statement.

See also

Data-source object handle, DEFINE DATA-SOURCE statement