This chapter provides some tips and strategies for troubleshooting Formula Language, LotusScript, agents, and general application development problems or errors.
As with any software development language, understanding "what happened" when a function fails or produces an unexpected result can be challenging. Even experienced developers encounter problems and have to troubleshoot errors in the database design. However, given some rudimentary tools and armed with a couple problem-solving approaches, you too will be able to correct any problem that may arise.
By the end of the chapter you will have learned
An Introduction to the Lotus Domino Tool Suite
Getting Started with Designer
Navigating the Domino Designer Workspace
Domino Design Elements
An Introduction to Formula Language
An Introduction to LotusScript
Fundamentals of a Notes Application
Reference Library Applications
Design Enhancements Using LotusScript
Design Enhancements Using Formula Language
Miscellaneous Enhancements and Tips for Domino Databases
Application Deployment and Maintenance
Appendix A. Online Project Files and Sample Applications
Appendix B. IBM® Lotus® Notes® and Domino®Whats Next?
Lotus Notes Developers Toolbox: Tips for Rapid and Successful Deployment
Authors: Mark Elliott