pilot-dedupe man page

pilot-dedupe — Removes duplicate records from any Palm database.


pilot-link: Userland conduits


pilot-dedupe [-p|--port <port>] [-q|--quiet] [--version] [-?|--help] [--usage] database ...


pilot-dedupe is used to remove duplicate records from any Palm database.


Conduit Options

-p, --port lt;port>

Use device file <port> to communicate with the Palm handheld. If this is not specified, pilot-dedupe will look for the $PILOTPORT environment variable. If neither are found or supplied, pilot-dedupe will print the usage information.


Suppress 'Hit HotSync button' message

-v, --version

Display version of pilot-dedupe and exit without connecting.

Help Options

-h, --help

Display the help synopsis for pilot-dedupe and exit without connecting.


Display a brief usage message and exit without connecting.


To remove duplicates from the Address and Todo databases:

pilot-dedupe -p /dev/pilot AddressDB ToDoDB


This manual page was written by Neil Williams <linux@codehelp.co.uk>

Reporting Bugs

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