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Schema for Flat file

jacq carballo
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Joined: Feb 10, 2002
Posts: 42
Hi all!
According to my friend, you could get the schema of a flat file by reading it as if it were a database file under VB. I was just wondering if this is at all possible in Java using any of the existing standard APIs.
jacq carballo
I agree. Here's the link:
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