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       makedb - Create simple DB database from textual input.


       makedb [ options ] INPUT-FILE OUTPUT-FILE

       makedb [ options ] -o OUTPUT-FILE INPUT-FILE

       makedb [ options ] -u INPUT-FILE


       This program is mainly used to generate database files for the module for the Name Service Switch.


       -f, --fold-case
               Convert key to lower case.

       -o, --output OUTPUT-FILE
               Write output to file OUTPUT-FILE

       -q, --quiet
               Do not print messages while building database.

       -u, --undo
               Print content of database file, one entry a line

       -?, --help
               Give help message.

       --usage Give a short usage message.

       -V, --version
               Print program version.


       makedb was written by Ulrich Drepper for the GNU C Library.

       This manpage was written by Ben Collins <> for the
       Debian GNU/Linux system.