Section: Conduits (1)
Updated: pilot-link - 0.11.8
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read-notepad - Connect to the Palm handheld and list the record
information found in the Palm Notepad application (found on OS4 and newer
devices). Alternately, if no options are given, each record's image will be
converted to files, using Portable Network Graphic (.png) or Portable Pixmap
(.ppm) format. The default type is ppm.
read-notepad [-p <port>] [--list] [--type <type>]
read-notepad allows a user running PalmOS 4.0 or later to read the data
stored in the Palm Notepad application and extract the data into images and
convert them to Portable Network Graphics (.png) or Portable Pixmap (.ppm)
- -p, --port <port>
Use device file <port> to communicate with the Palm handheld.
If this is not specified, will look for the $PILOTPORT environment
variable. If both are not found or supplied, install-expenses will
fall back to /dev/pilot.
- -h, --help
Display the help synopsis for read-notepad.
- -v, --version
Display version of read-notepad.
- -l, --list
List picture information found on the device instead of converting them to image files.
- -t, --type <type>
Specify the output picture type. Can be either "png" or "ppm".
The program will connect to the target Palm handheld, and list or convert
the records and images found in the Palm Notepad application to Portable
Network Graphic (.png) or Portable Pixmap (.ppm) files.
read-notepad has no known bugs at this time.
Report bugs at http://bugs.pilot-link.org/
read-notepad was written by Angus Ainslie <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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