For FileMaker hosted solution does anyone use $$VARIABLE for external data source? I'm able to make $$VARIABLE="file:filename" work, however $$VARIABLE="fmnet:/host/filename" does not.
In my case this would be $$FM16S00CONTACT="fm16s00.domain.tld/contact" and $$FM18S00CONTACT="fm18s00.domain.tld/contact"
This now works, however it's unclear to me what triggered this working. I have a startup script that sets the variables. I have configure the External Data Source with $$FM16S00CONTACT, and this works, however adding another data source does not work for now, I tried quitting FileMaker and relaunch.
By Clayton King
Similar to a previous post but different.
My portal contains records where a musician (MusicianID) may have multiple entries based on participation on a song (SongID). My goal is for the song count (circled) to show how many songs this musician has 'touched' regardless of the role or involvement. In order words, in this example, the song "For Good" appears twice because the musician has two records for this song in the portal - one for Cover Artist and one for Comp/Lyricist. However, the song "For Good" should only get counted once in the summary field.
The song count field is a summary field =Count of SongID in the related table.
I'm sure this is a fairly simple exercise, but I'm going in circles.
Is there a way to query CWP using FMPXMLRESULT as payload to create new records in FileMaker? Goal is to be able to insert records from command line using curl from FMPXMLRESULT files to avoid a somewhat clunky query from FileMaker XML import.
I tried the following:
cd /tmp/ curl -X POST -kL -o /tmp/findany.fmpxmresult.xml "user:email@example.com/fmi/xml/FMPXMLRESULT.xml?-db=PushTest&-lay=Table&-findany" curl -X POST -kL --data @findany.fmpxmlresult.xml "user:firstname.lastname@example.org/fmi/xml/FMPXMLRESULT.xml?-db=PushTest&-lay=Table&-new" A new record is created, however the payload is ignored.
Payload below FTR
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" standalone="no"?><!DOCTYPE FMPXMLRESULT PUBLIC "-//FMI//DTD FMPXMLRESULT//EN" "http://127.0.0.1/fmi/xml/FMPXMLRESULT.dtd"> <FMPXMLRESULT xmlns="http://www.filemaker.com/fmpxmlresult"> <ERRORCODE>0</ERRORCODE> <PRODUCT BUILD="03/16/20" NAME="FileMaker Web Publishing Engine" VERSION="18.104.22.1688"></PRODUCT> <DATABASE DATEFORMAT="MM/dd/yyyy" LAYOUT="Table" NAME="PushTest" RECORDS="17" TIMEFORMAT="HH:mm:ss"></DATABASE> <METADATA> <FIELD EMPTYOK="YES" MAXREPEAT="1" NAME="name" TYPE="TEXT"></FIELD> <FIELD EMPTYOK="YES" MAXREPEAT="1" NAME="number" TYPE="NUMBER"></FIELD> <FIELD EMPTYOK="YES" MAXREPEAT="1" NAME="date" TYPE="DATE"></FIELD> <FIELD EMPTYOK="YES" MAXREPEAT="1" NAME="timestamp" TYPE="TIMESTAMP"></FIELD> <FIELD EMPTYOK="YES" MAXREPEAT="1" NAME="time" TYPE="TIME"></FIELD> <FIELD EMPTYOK="YES" MAXREPEAT="1" NAME="_global" TYPE="TEXT"></FIELD> </METADATA> <RESULTSET FOUND="1"> <ROW MODID="13" RECORDID="24"> <COL> <DATA>Sweet</DATA> </COL> <COL> <DATA>667</DATA> </COL> <COL> <DATA>06/05/2020</DATA> </COL> <COL> <DATA></DATA> </COL> <COL> <DATA>10:44:15</DATA> </COL> <COL> <DATA></DATA> </COL> </ROW> </RESULTSET> </FMPXMLRESULT> If I simply put the parameters after the "?" in the payload file it works, however INSERTing the actual FMPXMLRESULT would be desirable.
curl -X POST -kL --data @/tmp/GETlike.txt "user:email@example.com/fmi/xml/FMPXMLRESULT.xml" Where /tmp/Getlike.txt contains
-dbnames as pr example returns expected list of database names.
I'm having a problem getting BE_SMTPsend to successfully send an email with an attachment.
No problem sending without an attachment, but when I add an attachment, I get an error 2 (not sure exactly what that means, but without the attachment, no error)
These are the argument strings with and without attachments:
I have tried both relative and direct file paths for the variable $attachment. Examples are:
Both of them return an error code of 2.
Since the 'send' without an attachment works, all the values of the fields/variables other than $attachment must be valid.
Can anyone offer a suggestion as to what might be going on and what I might try to resolve this?