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dbf on linux

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i need an application that can use and modify dbf files over linux

plase include web address of the application and how to use

Thanx

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by:danielfonseca
ID: 1637357
Have you worked with SQL? I can give progrs wich translate nifty from dbf to sql format and back to dbf again, case needed.
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by:gmuro
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to daniel

yes i have worked with sql, does your programs work under linux enviroment easily ?
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by:danielfonseca
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Yeah! They work just great dbf2msql and msql2dbf. You interested?
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by:gmuro
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to daniel:

yes i'am !! caun u send to me ?

gm17@yahoo.com



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danielfonseca earned 200 total points
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Sent you dbf2msql and msql2dbf by e-mail
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by:gmuro
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daniel

how do i install it an use it  ?
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by:danielfonseca
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Ok. That's simple.
Hope you have msql
http://www.hughes.com.au/software/msql2/
just untar and do a make... it compiles out of the box

Then read the man page for the paramaters to import/convert the fields from the database you want.
Simple!

Daniel
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by:gmuro
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does not compile, i have linux 2.0.0 and notyhing happen


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