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binary to readable format

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Hi all,

I m having a file in binary format.. i want to read the content of that file.. how to convert it into readable(text) format..

Thank U..
Mar 14 '08 #1
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docdiesel
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Hi,

if it's a binary, there should be no text to read. But I think what you search for is the program hexdump. Try a "hexdump -C myfile". It will show you the content in hexadecimal, with the printable bytes in ASCII in a separate column.

Regards,

Bernd
Mar 15 '08 #2

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