Command Line Utilities

MDB Tools comes with a set of command line utilties that allow mdb files to be used in shell scripting, extraction to another database, and similar functions. Each program is documented in its man page. A brief synopsis follows.

Name Description
mdb-tables list tables in the specified file
mdb-schema generate schema DDL for the specified file
mdb-export generate CSV style output for a table
mdb-ver display the version of the specified file
mdb-header support for using MDB data in C
mdb-parsecsv support for using MDB data in C
mdb-sql command line SQL query tool