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Conversion Tool?

 
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Hi folks,
What is all this talk about a command-line "Conversion Tool"? I couldn't see anything in the instructions that required it. Whatever you can tell me, within the bounds of fair-play, would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks,
Andrew
 
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The Data Conversion Tool used to be part of the FBN assignment. The old assignment didn't provide a binary database. Instead you had to write a conversion utility using Data class (et al) to convert a plain ASCII data file into a binary database.
 
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Oh, okay - I thought I had overlooked something.
Thanks!
 
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"agriffin",
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