Additional Prompts and Messages
During your session with the table generator, the following additional prompts and messages may appear:
Situation: You added a new mandatory column
If you want USoft Developer to retrieve data from an OLD_ table, while you added a new mandatory (i.e. NOT NULL) column to the corresponding new table, USoft Developer will ask you whether to:
Situation: Table cannot be copied because of LONG fields
Oracle has problems with copying LONG fields. When copying fails, the message will be:
Copy from OLD table to new table failed.
Table <table_name> is empty.
If this is the case, you can still find your data in OLD_<table_name>. Every (chosen) table is handled in this way. Therefore, you can always copy your data afterwards.