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Insert into Longchars

Inserting into Record with Long Character Fields

Most of us here follow the good practice of executing our SQL statements directly against the database before using them within an SQLExec in PeopleCode, a view or an SQL actions in App Engines. Even after following this, we might get hit in some situations. Read on to find more.

Multiple SQLs in SQL Action

Using Multiple SQL Statements in an SQL Action

While writing App Engines, we normally write one SQL statement per SQL Action. But in certain situations, we may need to change this style. This post explains how to put in multiple SQL statements into a single SQL Action.

File Layout Field Properties: Amout as Char

Comma as Decimal Separator in File Layout?

Your interface that uses File Layout and App Engine to load CSV files into PeopleSoft starts receiving Numbers that use comma as decimal separators. The interface will normally fail – here’s a simple technique to address this situation.

PeopleCode Filename Split

Function – Separate Filename from File Path

Sometimes, you will need to separate out the filename from the filepath + filename string. This post provides a function that helps you do this easily.

PeopleSoft Grid PeopleCode

PeopleSoft Grid PeopleCode

In this article we explore how to populate a PeopleSoft dynamically using PeopleCode. Sample PeopleCode has also been provided.

PeopleSoft Component Variables

PeopleSoft Component Variables

A variable declared as a Component variable remains defined and holds the value as long as any page in the component in which the variable is declared remains active. This post explains some important considerations to be observed while using component variables.

PeopleSoft Standalone Rowsets

PeopleSoft Standalone Rowset

If we need to access data in records that are outside of the component buffer, we need to use Standalone Rowsets. This post will take you through the steps involved in creating and manipulating data using standalone rowsets.

Think-time Functions

Think-time functions in PeopleSoft

Think-time functions in PeopleSoft, unlike other functions suspend the component processing for a while. This post discusses think-time functions in detail and where not to use them.