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Calvin Hsia has a great article at http://blogs.msdn.com/b/calvin_hsia/archive/2004/12/13/282351.aspx about creating a service from a VFP executable.
After running a service, at some point of time, we will be required to update it to a new version. For this we will require the running of another update service.
Structure of Normal Service
Our service will generally be based on a timer and will have a structure like
- Setup environment
- Create timer based object
- Enable the timer
In timer object in the timer event we will have
- Do something
Changes to Service
To create an updatable service, first add… Continue reading