dBAsk - A DATABASE INTERFACE PROGRAM
dBAsk is the interface program to the local UDF database(s). It
provides the functions:
Query: find out what data are locally
available. This is data immediately accessible by any UDF based
Delete: removal of data locally
online. Deletes both the files from disc and the database entries.
RebuildDb: rebuilds a local
database from the local UDF Data or VIDF files.
DATA DIRECTORY TREE: builds
selected UDF Data directories.
Clean: removes duplicate entries and
entries for which no UDF data file is present on the system from
Promote: imports data into the
local database from a remote UDF archive.
Install: installs data from
UDF data bundles.
If you have customized the menu settings through the use of the
Set Preferences Program dBAsk will
pick up those preferences and use them. In this case the menu
you see may not match the menu shown in this document.