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From: Lee Hoffman <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: Upgrades
Date: Wed, 03 Nov 2010 02:18:23 -0400
Rick Van Dusen wrote:
>PAF imports and exports GEDCOMs, doesn't seem to have much trouble.
Because PAF is designed around GEDCOM and doesn't do much beyond the
basics (except for LDS Church-specific events and a few other things
included in GEDCOM)
>The only thing good I can say about GEDCOM is that it's what we have,
>and keeps us from re-keying *everything*.
Well it does do basic data fairly well. It also does some other
things - Residence, Census, Occupation, and more. But some of the
other things can surprise you -- often at the wrong time.
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