READOLDBIN(1) TIPSY COMMANDS READOLDBIN(1)
readoldbin - read an old format binary file
readoldbin reads an old, version 1 format binary file from
the currently open binary file and writes out a current
binary format file into the file filename. After the binary
file is written the orginally open binary file is closed and
the binary file filename is opened. Binary files are nor-
mally created using either the readascii command or the
After the binary file is made a specific time must still be
loaded using the loadbinary command.
If no binary file is open an error is generated. Binary
files can be opened using the openbinary command. Binary
files can be closed using the closebinary command.
closebinary(1) loadbinary(1), openbinary(1), readascii(1)
KQ Release 2.0 Last change: 22 MARCH 1994 1
Created by: m2h on:Thu Nov 17 15:23:11 1994