[postgis-users] mdb files
mateusz at loskot.net
Mon Oct 30 00:41:48 PST 2006
Arnaud Lesauvage wrote:
> Will Muir a écrit :
>> Does anyone have any suggestions for dealing with mdb files, on
>> either the Mac or Linux? Preferably I would like to convert them to
>> a Postgis database. I see there is a package called mdbtools, though
>> it does not seem to want to compile on the Mac and I have not tried
>> on Linux yet. But even if it does work will the results be in a
>> format that could be inserted into Postgis?
> If this is only for a one-time use, maybe you could try some kind of
> virtual machine ?
> You don't even need MSAccess to open the mdb, you could write a script
> that would read it with an ADO or DAO connection.
On Windows, it should be sufficient to use ogr2ogr with ODBC driver to
load data from mdb file to PostgreSQL.
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