Command-line interface

The dbfr command allows you to read records from a dBASE III file:

usage: dbfr [-h] [--encoding ENCODING] [--delimiter DELIMITER] [--quote QUOTE]
            [--quote-always] [--escape ESCAPE] [--no-header] [--crlf]

Convert a dBase III file to CSV.

positional arguments:

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  --encoding ENCODING, -e ENCODING
                        set encoding used to decode the DBF input
  --delimiter DELIMITER, -d DELIMITER
                        set field separator for CSV output
  --quote QUOTE, -q QUOTE
                        set quote character for CSV output
  --quote-always        quote all fields in output
  --escape ESCAPE       set character used to escape a quote character
  --no-header, -n       don't output column names in the first row
  --crlf                use '\r\n' line endings in the output