In article <individual.net>,
Simon Dobson <domain.invalid> wrote:
Off the top of my head, you could install perl and ODBC drivers for
Access. Will Access run on anything other than a Windows box? If so,
how were you going to "run a cron job" on a Windows box to pull the data
out of Access?
I'm sure there are open source job scheduling tools, maybe even a crond
that runs on XP. Just curious as you seem to be mixing environments.
In any case, there is a perl that runs on XP. You may also need a
compiler and development environment to build the database components,
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