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GNU Recutils

This manual documents version 1.7 of the GNU recutils.

This manual is for GNU recutils (version 1.7, 25 March 2014).

Copyright © 2009-2014 Jose E. Marchesi

Copyright © 1994-2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The Basics

Using the Recutils

Data Integrity

Advanced Topics

Reference Material


--- The Detailed Node Listing --- ---------------------------------

Here are some other nodes which are really subnodes of the ones already listed, mentioned here so you can get to them in one step:


The Rec Format

Querying Recfiles

Editing Records

Editing Fields

Field Types

Constraints on Record Sets

Checking Recfiles

Remote Descriptors

Grouping and Aggregates


Auto-Generated Fields


Generating Reports


Bash Builtins

Invoking the Utilities