Earnie Boyd
Wed Oct 8 14:47:00 GMT 1997

>Date: Tue, 07 Oct 97 11:44:37 -0500
>To: <>
>Subject: GDBM
>Has there been any success using gdbm on both NT and SunOS using the
>same data file.  I compiled gdbm on NT and on Sun.  When I create a
>database on Sun and then use it on NT I get the following error:
>gdbm fatal: read error.
>Any help/suggestions.

gdbm needs the file system mounted in binary mode.  To do this you use 
"mount -b".  For more help on text=binary vs. text!=binary see the mail 
archives for September at .

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