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pilot-read-todos

Section: PILOT-LINK (1)
Updated: Copyright 1996-2007 FSF
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NAME

pilot-read-todos - Syncronize your Palm ToDo application's database with your desktop machine.  

SECTION

pilot-link: Userland conduits

 

SYNOPSIS


 pilot-read-todos [-p|--port <port>] [-q|--quiet] [-A|--archived] [-w|--write]


 pilot-read-todos [-f|--file  file] [-A|--archived] [-w|--write]


 pilot-read-todos [--version] [-?|--help] [--usage]

 

DESCRIPTION


 pilot-read-todos will read the ToDo database on the Palm handheld, or read the ToDoDB.pdb file directly from disk on your desktop machine, and print the contents to STDOUT (generally the screen).

Use only one of --port or --file.

 

OPTIONS

 

pilot-read-todos option


                        -f--file file
                    

Read a local todo database file from disk for printing. Excludes --port.


                        -A--archived
                    

Write archived entries only, in human-readable format


                        -w--write
                    

Write output - every operation must include a write command.

 

Conduit Options


                        -p--port port
                    

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

Excludes --file.


                        -q
                        --quiet
                    

Suppress 'Hit HotSync button' message


                        -v--version
                    

Display version of pilot-read-todos and exit without connecting.

 

Help Options


                        -h--help
                    

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


                        --usage 
                    

Display a brief usage message and exit without connecting.

 

USAGE

Connect to a target Palm handheld and read the ToDo database, or read the ToDoDB.pdb file from disk and print the entries found to STDOUT.

 

EXAMPLES

Read the on-Palm ToDo database, and dump to STDOUT.


 pilot-read-todos  -w  -p  /dev/pilot 

Read the ToDoDB.pdb file on disk, and dump to STDOUT


 pilot-read-todos  -w  -f  ToDoDB.pdb 

 

AUTHOR


 pilot-read-todos was originally written by Kenneth Albanowski

 

REPORTING BUGS

We have an online bug tracker. Using this is the only way to ensure that your bugs are recorded and that we can track them until they are resolved or closed. Reporting bugs via email, while easy, is not very useful in terms of accountability. Please point your browser to http://bugs.pilot-link.org: http://bugs.pilot-link.org and report your bugs and issues there.

 

COPYRIGHT

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301, USA.

 

SEE ALSO


 install-todo (1), install-todos (1), pilot-link(7)


 

Index

NAME
SECTION
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
pilot-read-todos option
Conduit Options
Help Options
USAGE
EXAMPLES
AUTHOR
REPORTING BUGS
COPYRIGHT
SEE ALSO




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