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Re: Paradox to postgresql interface

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Dale Seaburg <kg5lt(at)verizon(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Paradox to postgresql interface
Date: 2010-10-30 00:16:14
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On Fri, 2010-10-29 at 18:34 -0500, Dale Seaburg wrote:
> Has anyone had any experience with writing an interface between Paradox 
> (199X's vintage) and postgresql.  I have the need to be able to read a 
> paradox database to "see" it's structure, replicate that structure in 
> postgresql and finally transfer the data to postgresql.

Sure.

As I recall paradox just uses the dbf file format. So write an interface
with a dbf driver (perl, python, etc...) and use your native postgresql
interface.

Sincerely,

Joshua D. Drake

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