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Determines whether dBASE Plus asks for confirmation before overwriting a file or removing records from a table when you issue ZAP.
SET SAFETY ON | off
When SET SAFETY is ON, dBASE Plus. prompts for confirmation before overwriting a file or removing records from a table when you issue ZAP. If you want your application to control the interaction between dBASE Plus and the user with regard to overwriting files, issue SET SAFETY OFF in your program.
SET SAFETY affects the following commands:
Commands using a TO FILE option
COPY STRUCTURE [EXTENDED]
SET ALTERNATE TO
SET SAFETY also affects the PUTFILE( ) function
SET TALK OFF does not suppress SET SAFETY warnings.
SAFETY is always OFF.