A view of @'s SQL clipboard

FileMaker SQL Sugar

by Brian Schick

A view of @'s SQL clipboard

Overview

“@” (FileMaker SQL Sugar) is a power tool that sweetens the task of writing clean, readable, well-structured FileMaker SQL

  • Makes it much easier to write powerful, unbreakable FileMaker SQL
  • Helps developers think and code directly in native SQL
  • Easily handles advanced SQL functions directly inline using an extensible, chainable syntax
  • Outputs ANSI-standard queries that can be shared / tested with internet SQL tools

Dependencies

None. @ is implemented as a lightweight set of namespaced custom functions, with no outside dependencies.

License

@ is free and open source, under the terms of the MIT Open Source License.

Documentation

@ comes with a demo file — a quick introduction to @’s purpose and philosophy, and an interactive SQL workbook that lets you view, modify, and test live @ queries. This is an ideal place to start.

In daily use, @ itself can be queried directly to get help directly within any solution where it’s installed. You can access @’s inline help in a Data Viewer or any context where a function can be evaluated, using the syntax @(“” ; “?” ). This will display a quick overview of @’s help syntax and options, and explain how to get detailed help on desired topics.

Support

Feel free to contact me with feedback or questions via email or on twitter

Download

Download @ from GitHub

Note: In the following window, you can either click the “download as zip” button to grab all files, or choose “View the Project on GitHub” for more granular options.

Enjoy!

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