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From: Christian Perrier <>
Subject: Re: [CFTW] GIVN tag
Date: Fri, 24 Nov 2000 07:06:38 +0100
References: <20001123072357.A22416@mykerinos> <200011231433.eANEXSj18043@newmail.rootsweb.com>
In-Reply-To: <200011231433.eANEXSj18043@newmail.rootsweb.com>; from ira.lund@cf-software.com on jeu, nov 23, 2000 at 08:22:38 -0600


Quoting Ira J Lund ():

> Maybe both. I included it because of a particular user request - assuming
> that most software would ignore it and that the correct full name would
> always pull from the NAME tag. Always bad to assume things with GEDCOM. I
> should probably make the export of the GIVN tag an option rather than
> always exporting it.

It would for sure resolve my little problem, yes. At this time, I solve it
by :

cat perrier.ged | grep -v GIVN >perrier-new.ged

(thanks Unix for making such things easy...:-)))


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