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mdb-tables - Get listing of tables in an MDB database
mdb-tables [-S] [-1 | -d<delimiter>] <database>
mdb-tables is a utility program distributed with MDB Tools.
It produces a list of tables contained within an MDB database in a format suitable for use in shell scripts.
Show system tables. System tables are generally those beginning with 'MSys'
specifies that the tables should be listed 1 per line.
- -d delimiter
specifies an alternative delimiter. If no delimiter is specified, table names will be delimited by a tab character, or by newline if the -1 option was specified.
mdb-tables first appeared in MDB Tools 0.3
The mdb-tables utility was written by Brian Bruns
- Access allows for tables to have spaces embeded in the table name.
You must specify a delimiter (-d) if you intend on piping the output of mdb-tables to a program such as awk or cut.
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Time: 21:23:48 GMT, April 16, 2011