mdb-export - Export data in an MDB database table to CSV format.
mdb-export [-H] [-d <delimiter>] [-R <row delim>] [[-Q] || [-q <quote> [-X <escape>]]] [-I] [-D <format>] [-S] <database> <table>
mdb-export is a utility program distributed with MDB Tools.
It produces a CSV (comma separated value) output for the given table.
Such output is suitable for importation into databases or spreadsheets.
-H Supress header row
-Q Don’t wrap text-like fields (text, memo, date) in quotes. If
not specified text fiels will be surrounded by " (double quote)
-d Specify an alternative column delimiter If no delimiter is
specified, table names will be delimited by a , (comma)
-R Specify a row delimiter
-I INSERT statements (instead of CSV)
-D Set the date format (see strftime(3) for details)
-S Sanitize names (replace spaces etc. with underscore)
-q Use to wrap text-like fields. Default is ".
-X Use to escape quoted characters within a field. Default is
mdb-export first appeared in MDB Tools 0.1
The mdb-export utility was written by Brian Bruns
Memo fields are allowed to contain a newline characters, the current
program does nothing about this.