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From: "Joe" <>
Subject: RE: [GENBOX] Genbox database schema / Access table layout (now available)
Date: Tue, 8 Feb 2005 21:22:52 -0500
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Thank you for sharing.


-----Original Message-----
From: William T. Flight [mailto:]
Sent: Tuesday, February 08, 2005 11:25 AM
Subject: RE: [GENBOX] Genbox database schema / Access table layout (now

Hi Tom,

The current Genbox data structure specification is now available for anyone
interested. It can be downloaded from
It is a Word document (96 pages).

Best regards,


William T. Flight

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tom Morris [mailto:]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2005 12:52 PM
> To:
> Subject: [GENBOX] Genbox database schema / Access table layout
> So we now have at least two Genbox add-on packages that do
> Web site creation
> and I've read repeated references to how people have
> performed this or that
> piece of magic on their database using Microsoft Access.
> Is there documentation someplace which describes the layout
> of the database?
> If there isn't something official published, do the various
> people who are
> reverse engineering the layout collaborate to share
> information or does
> everyone go it alone?
> I imagine some stuff is pretty straightforward with a simple
> string stored
> in a column and table with obvious names, but Chuck Price's
> question in the
> forum about date encoding shows that there are definitely
> some none obvious
> aspects to things.
> (I missed this
> the first time that Wim referenced it on the mailing list and
> I *never*
> would have seen it buried in the forum.)

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