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asn2asn - convert NCBI data between text and binary ASN.1

ASN2ASN(1) NCBI Tools User's Manual ASN2ASN(1)

NAME

asn2asn - convert NCBI data between text and binary ASN.1

SYNOPSIS

asn2asn [ -] [ -b] [ -e] [ -i filename] [ -l filename] [ -o  filename] [ -s] [ -x]

DESCRIPTION

asn2asn converts data in NCBI's ASN.1 format between binary and text subformats, or to isomorphic XML.

OPTIONS

A summary of options is included below.
-
Print usage message
-b
Input asnfile in binary mode
-e
Input is a Seq-entry
-i filename
Read input from filename rather than stdin
-l filename
Log errors to filename
-o filename
Write output to filename rather than stdout
-s
Output asnfile in binary mode
-x
Output XML instead of ASN.1

AUTHOR

The National Center for Biotechnology Information.

SEE ALSO

asn2ff(1), asn2gb(1), asn2xml(1), asndhuff(1)
2002-08-30 NCBI