Q/A 30-Oct-2019

Question: I updated from an older version of Chilkat to the latest version, and the following CkFtp2 (C++) methods no longer exist:  GetLastAccessDt and GetLastAccessDtByName.  What happened to them? Answer: These methods were deprecated a while ago, and were finally removed.  I’ll explain.  (The methods still exist in the ActiveX because it’s not possible to remove methods in the ActiveX […]

Q/A 25-Oct-2019

Question:  One of my suppliers has provided a certified x509 certificate p12, in order to connect to his WS Soap. Developing in the Visual FoxPro environment, I ask you if you have libraries with examples that can be used for this purpose. Answer: I’m assuming the .p12 is to be used as the client certificate for the TLS connection.  (Using […]

Error: Node.js requires NODE_MODULE_VERSION 72

Question: I am trying to use the Node.js library with node installed through home-brew, but I get this error when executing an example script: Error: The module ‘/Users/x/node_modules/@chilkat/ck-node11-macosx/chilkat.node’ was compiled against a different Node.js version using NODE_MODULE_VERSION 67. This version of Node.js requires NODE_MODULE_VERSION 72. Please try re-compiling or re-installing the module (for instance, using `npm rebuild` or `npm install`). […]

HMRC Ending Support for TLS versions 1.0 and 1.1

Question: We use your system to submit to VAT returns to HMRC using Making Tax Digital. Does this TLS stuff mean anything to you?  The only reference I can see to it in the code is setting a TLS Boolean to true, which doesn’t specify a version? (This is a portion of the notice from HMRC) “Your application should now […]