dictfmt_index2suffix man page

dictfmt_index2suffix — Creates a .suffix file from a DICTD database .index file


dictfmt_index2suffix [Options] [index_file]


dictfmt_index2suffix creates a suffix index file on stdout for the index file given on stdin or the command line. A suffix index file is the same as the .index file except the characters in the headwords are reversed. A suffix index file is normally named <basename>.suffix, but this is not mandatory as long as the proper name is used in the dictd configuration file.


displays a usage message and exits
--locale locale
use locale for sorting the .suffix file. If this option is omitted, the default locale "C" is used.
the .index file to be converted.


dictfmt_index2suffix was written by Aleksey Cheusov <vle@gmx.net>.
This manual page was written by Robert D. Hilliard <hilliard@debian.org>.

See Also

dictd(8), dictfmt(1), dictfmt_index2word(1)

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January 23, 2003