DBTOOL Version 1.9.1


dbtool can be used to store and retrieve data in a key/value format in a hash database. Perl compatible regular expressions are supported both for storing and retrieving of data. It's main advantages are the ability to maintain huge amounts of data and speed. As of version 1.4 dbtool supports encrypted databases using the RIJNDAEL cipher algorithm.


This program requires the PCRE library and one of GNU gdbm or Berkeley D/a.


For installation run:

% ./configure % make % su # make install

You can supply some additional parameters to configure, for details type:

./configure --help


dbtool is Copyright 2001-2009 by T.L.. dbtool may be used and distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License. All other brand and product names are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks of their respective holders.

These programs are distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

Read the complete GNU General Public License online.


Read the manual page.

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