pdbdump - Print the contents of a Palm PDB file
pdbdump [options] filename
pdbdump reads a PalmOS .pdb file, parses it, and prints its contents. This includes both a hex dump of the raw data of each piece, and a human-readable list of the various values, insofar as possible. The aim of
pdbdump is to allow one to verify whether a particular file is a well-formed PalmOS database file and if not, where the error lies.
If the database is of a known type,
pdbdump parses the AppInfo block and records. Otherwise, it simply prints out a hex dump of their contents.
pdbdump includes, by default, support for most of the built-in applications. Other helper modules may be loaded with the
- -h -help --help
Print a usage message and exit.
Don't print the hex dump of the various parts.
usethe named module. This can be useful for loading additional helper modules.
pdbdump only recognizes record databases (
.pdb files), not resource databases (
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