> > A MySQL customer just asked me if anyone has been able to directly
> > access rows in a Access97 database file on Unix. If anyone has a
> > solution or know a solution (even commercial) of this, please mail me
> > about this.
> > The idea is to, from time to time, copy Access97 datafiles to an Unix
> > server and there extract the rows from them and put them into a MySQL
> > database.
> The BEST way:
> Take 10 mins to write a VB application to transfer the data from the wintel
Am part way through a little Delphi app. to do the job for Paradox tables ...
simple task to extend that to arbitrary databases using BDE native drivers
and/or ODBC as required. I'll contribute via TcX once I'm done, but it'll be
days away coz I'm buried under an e-Commerce nightmare project from hell at