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       dbifasta - Index a fasta file database


       dbifasta -dbname string -idformat list -directory directory -filenames string
                -release string -date string -fields list -exclude string -maxindex integer
                -sortoptions string -systemsort boolean -cleanup boolean -outfile outfile
                -indexoutdir outdir

       dbifasta -help


       dbifasta is a command line program from EMBOSS (“the European Molecular Biology Open
       Software Suite”). It is part of the "Utils:Database indexing" command group(s).


   Input section
       -dbname string

       -idformat list
           Default value: idacc

       -directory directory
           Default value: .

       -filenames string
           Default value: *.dat

   Required section
       -release string
           Default value: 0.0

       -date string
           Default value: 00/00/00

   Advanced section
       -fields list
           Default value: acc

       -exclude string

       -maxindex integer

       -sortoptions string
           Sort options, typically '-T .' to use current directory for work files and '-k 1,1' to
           force GNU sort to use the first field Default value: -T . -k 1,1

       -systemsort boolean
           Default value: Y

       -cleanup boolean
           Default value: Y

   Output section
       -outfile outfile

       -indexoutdir outdir
           Default value: .


       Bugs can be reported to the Debian Bug Tracking system (, or
       directly to the EMBOSS developers


       dbifasta is fully documented via the tfm(1) system.


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