...And while we're on the subject of articles, of course, there's a very
good article about the Dictionary object by Avonelle Lovhaug on ASPToday
Avonelle Lovhaug is an MCSD and a a Senior Software Consultant for Shared
Resource Management in St. Paul, Minnesota.
You'll also find links to all of Charles Carroll's many many many sites at
ASPToday, as well ;-)!
On 03/17/00, ""Roger M. Taylor" <rogertaylor@f...>" wrote:
> At 05:54 PM 3/16/00 +0000, you wrote:
> > >> I'm new to asp can u explain me what is an dictionary object ?
> A container for variables.
> Similar to an array but arrays store everything by number and dictionaries
> can name what they store with better monickers than numbers.
> for a simple example of how a dictionary can be used to store and read
> data. It also shows a powerful combination of Arrays and Dictionaries together.
> That URL also links to an important article that is a must-read if you ever
> get ambitous and use dictionary objects in session or application
> variables. There are a few gotchas and a great FREE dictionary replacement
> by Caprock Consulting!!!!
> Since I did use arrays as a reference point if you don't know arrays so well:
> and the next pages will get you going.
> They and dictionaries can provide for simple and complex data storage needs
> in a complex application!