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       dbiblast - Index a BLAST database


       dbiblast -dbname string -directory directory -filenames string -release string
                -date string -seqtype list -blastversion list -fields list -exclude string
                -sortoptions string -maxindex integer -systemsort boolean -cleanup boolean
                -sourcefile boolean -outfile outfile -indexoutdir outdir

       dbiblast -help


       dbiblast 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

       -directory directory
           Default value: .

       -filenames string
           Default value: $(dbname)

   Required section
       -release string
           Default value: 0.0

       -date string
           Default value: 00/00/00

       -seqtype list
           Default value: unknown

       -blastversion list
           Default value: unknown

   Advanced section
       -fields list
           Default value: acc

       -exclude string

       -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

       -maxindex integer

       -systemsort boolean
           Default value: Y

       -cleanup boolean
           Default value: Y

       -sourcefile boolean

   Output section
       -outfile outfile

       -indexoutdir outdir
           Default value: .


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


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


       Debian Med Packaging Team <>
           Wrote the script used to autogenerate this manual page.


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