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       pilot-file - Dump application and header information from your local PRC/PDB files.


       pilot-link: Tools


        pilot-file    [-p|--port   <port>]   [--version]   [-q|--quiet]   [-?|--help]   [--usage]
       [-H|--header]   [-a|--appinfo]   [-s|--sortinfo]   [-l|--list]    [-r|--record     STRING]
       [-f|--to-file] [-d|--dump] filename ...


        pilot-file  is  used  to  Dump application and header information from your local PRC/PDB

        pilot-file does not connect to your Palm.


   pilot-file options
                               -H, --header

       Dump the header of the database(s)

                               -a, --appinfo

       Dump app_info segment of the database(s)

                               -s, --sortinfo

       Dump sort_info block of database(s)

                               -l, --list

       List all records in the database(s)

                               -r, --record STRING

       Dump a record by index ('code0') or uid ('1234')

                               -f, --to-file

       Same as above but also dump records to files

                               -d, --dump

       Dump all data and all records, very verbose

   Conduit Options
                               -p, --port lt;port>

       Use device file <port> to communicate with the Palm handheld. If this  is  not  specified,
       pilot-file  will  look  for the  $PILOTPORT  environment variable. If neither are found or
       supplied, pilot-file will print the usage information.


       Suppress 'Hit HotSync button' message

                               -v, --version

       Display version of pilot-file and exit without connecting.

   Help Options
                               -h, --help

       Display the help synopsis for pilot-file and exit without connecting.


       Display a brief usage message and exit without connecting.


       To list all records in the Foo database:

        pilot-file -l Foo.prc

       To dump the header and appinfo segment of the Bar database:

        pilot-file -H -a Bar.pdb


       This manual page was written by Neil Williams <>


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