Peter (et al.):
I've seen a couple of earlier postings here dealing with this
issue; I'm trying to import a set of database tables using a set of classes I've
written that modify the tables' structures once all the data is copied to the
new InstantDB tables.
I've repeatedly run into problems when I try to drop columns
after some manipulations of various tables. In some cases, I've indexed
this column first, then DROP INDEX, other times I simply discard a series of
columns after they're no longer needed.
The errors I get suggest that something has altered the size
of a record... I'll get at startup that says the length of a field is too
short/long, etc. Usually I drop the columns shortly before I shutdown the
database... If I can send you any more data, I'd be happy to do so.. I'm using