Important: The information in this document is obsolete and should not be used for new development.
Locating, Opening, and Closing the Desktop DatabaseTo get the access path to a database or to create a database if one doesn't exist, use the
PBDTOpenInformfunction. These routines run synchronously only.
System software uses the
PBDTCloseDownfunction to close the desktop database; your application should never use this function, which is described in this section only for completeness.