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gpre: Firebird source pre-processor


gpre - Firebird source pre-processor


gpre [option...] input output


gpre is a source pre-processor for easier writing of programs working with the raw Firebird API. It supports multiple source languages. Using gpre, you can mix special SQL-like language with the normal program source.


Source is an Ada program.
-handles package name
Ada only. Specifies the handles package.
Source is a C program.
-cxx | -cplusplus
Source is a C++ program.
-database name
Pre-define database connection.
Generate "blr_d_float" for doubles.
Accept upper or lower case DML in C.
Fetch password from file.
-charset string
Default character set & format.
Set some variables to defaults usable for internal Firebird use.
Do not automatically ATTACH to a database.
Do not generate C debug lines.
Send output to standard out
-password string
Default password.
Generate unformatted binary BLR.
-sql_dialect value
SQL dialect to use.
-sqlda N
Deprecated feature.
-user name
Default user name.
Verbose output to stderr.
External database (used with -database).
Source is a COBOL program.
Generate ANSI85 compatible COBOL code.
Print software version.
-base dir
Base directory for compile-time database.
-dfm format
COBOL date format
Suppress QLI syntax.
Source is a FORTRAN program.
Source is a Pascal program.
Use trusted authentication.


Copyright (C) Damyan Ivanov, 2009.

This manpage was written by Damyan Ivanov for the Debian project but may be used by others. Permission is granted to use this document, with or without modifications, provided that this notice is retained. If we meet some day, and you think this stuff is worth it, you can buy me a beer in return.