dictfmt_index2word - Man Page

Creates a .word index file from a DICTD database .index file


dictfmt_index2word [Options] [index_file]


dictfmt_index2word creates a word index file on stdout for the index file given on stdin or the command line.  A word index file indexes each subword from the multi-word headwords of the .index file, to the underlying .dict file. A word index file is usually named <basename>.word, 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 .word file. If this option is omitted, the  default locale "C" is used.


the .index file to be converted.


dictfmt_index2word 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_index2suffix(1)

Referenced By


January 23, 2003 Linux User's Manaul