Progress Bar during Query Exec

Sam Kapoor wrote:
> Has anyone done this before. Say you have a query that takes 5 minutes
> to
> get done executing as it is accessing monolithic tables.
> How do you set up a progress bar during query execution. I have done
> it
> with tables and that is pretty trivial but with a query how can
> one tell at what point the query is.

And when your're at it: add a note on how one shows a progress bar
while the BDE is initializing on startup (no fake with timers or the