Getting signature definitions without without shipping repository tables

Author: (awiddowson)

Is there any way of returning a list of operations and parameters for Uniface components without shipping the repository data as we normally deploy our applications with urrs. If we could do it, we could write web services to return this information and then write a generic service to call the operations on the required components.


  1. Hi, you can use the URR-file as a source for this kind of information. On TURF, you will find an article : Success, Uli

    Author: ulrich-merkel (
  2. In our v7 app, I wrote some C code to read the URR through the API. We used it in pre-display trigger to check if an operation existed in the current component so that we could enable/disable options.

    Author: heydona (