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Old 04-07-2003, 01:49 AM   #1
mannybabe
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Question microsoft access migration to linux


hmmm. I'm trying to convert my office over to linux. The only problem that i am running into is making a microsoft access database viewable/editable in linux. What i have read is use mysql and take the myodbc connector to convert the database to mysql then just design webpage front ends????? Is this true, if so how do i actually go about doing this. Like what computers need what and such. thank you
 
Old 04-07-2003, 08:40 AM   #2
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there are several graphic user interfaces for mysql or postgresql available, some even free. u may make a google search. as i dont use any of them i cant recommend anything of that.

to transform your tables from access u can export them as csv files and import them to another db.

good luck, jens

http://ems-hitech.com/mymanager/

Last edited by j-ray; 04-07-2003 at 08:42 AM.
 
Old 04-07-2003, 10:47 PM   #3
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more help lol

can i get like a step by step kinda guidiance. Not like what commands to put in but like a sequence of events??
 
  


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