Consulting request - looking for export from ancient Mac .DD1 file to something readable by modern tools

Nick Stenz nstenz at kdsmoses.com
Wed Aug 27 09:35:59 EDT 2014


I have no idea what the .DL library would look like or where it would be
stored. Is it something that gets distributed with the app, or is it
something that is normally only strictly necessary during development?

Nick Stenz
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On Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 2:49 AM, Mike Matthews <omnis at lineal.co.uk> wrote:

> Hello Nick,
>
> We had until Jan unary this year a client still running Omnis 3.3 and so
> we still have the tools to export the data, etc.
>
> We actually took the data from the .DD1 file through to Studio v5 using
> the Omnis tools and just 2 Macs.
>
> So you can send me the .DD1 file and the .DL library, I can do this for
> you.
>
> Thanks
>
> Mike
>
>
>
>
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> On 26 Aug 2014, at 22:46, Nick Stenz <nstenz at kdsmoses.com> wrote:
>
> > We have a client with an old, old Mac running Omnis 3 for a customer
> > database that has decided to switch to our software. Unfortunately, we
> > don't have any tools that can read Omnis data- especially not anything
> that
> > old.
> >
> > Instead of re-typing the bare minimum of data by hand, we're looking for
> > somebody who can open the database and export it to something we can work
> > with (Access DB, Excel spreadsheets, XML, DBF, any other Windows ODBC
> > driver, etc.)
> >
> > If that person is you, please contact me via e-mail as soon as possible.
> > Whether we automate it or type everything manually, it needs to happen
> this
> > week.
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
> > nstenz at kdsmoses.com
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