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From: John Carr <jfc@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] .mdb access in OCaml

> John Carr wrote:
> > There is a C package, "mdbtools", that will provide a starting point
> > if nothing exists in ocaml.
> 
> I tend to do Unix.open_process_in "mdb-export foo.mdb bar" and hope that there 
> are no memo fields with embedded newlines, which would require a slightly more 
> elaborate parser then input_line.

mdb-export core dumped the first time I ran it on the file.  Proximate
cause is writing past the end of an array but the real problem is lack
of sanity checking input data.  I guess I'll have to do it the hard way.

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