[EpiData-list] Re: EpiData-list Digest, Vol 81, Issue 7

epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca
Tue Jul 6 17:48:35 CDT 2010


I believe the convert command in linux is specifically for converting 
from one *image* file format to another. Image files like portable 
network graphics, jpeg, pdf, and the like.

--Chris

Christopher W. Ryan, MD
SUNY Upstate Medical University Clinical Campus at Binghamton
425 Robinson Street, Binghamton, NY  13904
cryanatbinghamtondotedu

"Observation is a more powerful force than you could possibly reckon. 
The invisible, the overlooked, and the unobserved are the most in danger 
of reaching the end of the spectrum. They lose the last of their light. 
 From there, anything can happen . . ."  [God, in "Joan of Arcadia," 
episode entitled, "The Uncertainty Principle."]

epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca wrote:
> Hi Caveman,
>
> If you are very familiar with Linux then please try to type "help convert"
> in the command prompt editor it should give the different options how to
> convert different types of files.
> EpiC operates similarly as Linux Command editor (although I am not an expert
> user of Linux, I did play with it while ago and don't  think  that you need
> EpiC for Linux Operating System).
>
> You could type "convert input.file output.file" in Linux cmd editor  and see
> what happens hoping that you get there.
>
> Kind regards
>
> Tieble
>
>
> *convert* *[* *options* *... ]* *input_file output_file*
>
>
>
>
>
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>> I do not know where to post this question:
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>> Is it possible to have the EpiC for Linux too?
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>> I really need a program to convert rec to mysql. If use epic I will pass it
>> to DBF then dbf2mysql will do the rest.
>>
>> Thanks
>> Caveman
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