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       dbtellquery - Show possible queries of a database


       dbtellquery -database string [-outfile outfile] [-html boolean]

       dbtellquery -help


       dbtellquery is a command line program from EMBOSS (“the European Molecular Biology Open
       Software Suite”). It is part of the "Information" command group(s).


   Input section
       -database string
           The unique identifier of the database. These are listed in the EMBOSS data file
           DRCAT.dat (field names in parenthesis) and can be the recommended or official unique
           identifier ('ID'), the alternative identifier ('IDalt'), or the accession number
           ('Acc') of the database. Any of these are acceptable. Official database identifiers
           and accession numbers are taken from where
           available. You can use dbfind to find databases by keyword and return unique
           identifiers and other information.

   Required section
   Additional section
   Advanced section
   Output section
       -outfile outfile
           Default value: stdout

   Html section
       -html boolean
           If you are sending the output to a file, this will format it for displaying as a table
           in a WWW document. Default value: N


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


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


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