[IRCServices] Database Format

Andy Smith andy at strugglers.net
Sat Jun 30 03:47:00 PDT 2001

On Fri, 29 Jun 2001 20:36:05 -0500, "Adam Fladwood" <adam at wiredrave.com>

>I'm just trying to figure out what format the database files are in so
>that I can read them with perl.  Has anybody written a perl script that
>can read the .db files by chance?
>I tried dbm, but it doesn't work *shrug*.
>Any help would be appreciated!  Thanks :)

You will need to read the header files to discover the structure of the
files and then use perl's unpack function.

I have some examples if you want, but nothing that will read every bit of an
entire database.  Just snippets written for specific tasks.

Andy Smith <andy at strugglers.net>
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