[RDD] Merging databases

drew Roberts zotz at 100jamz.com
Wed Mar 12 12:13:54 EDT 2008

On Wednesday 12 March 2008 11:29, Michael Barnes wrote:
> An interesting situation came to me.  A user has a Rivendell
> workstation.  He later built and put in use a second workstation.  Both
> are stand alone units.
> Now, he wants to add a common server, put all the audio from both
> machines on the server and  combine the databases into one cohesive system.
> Fortunately, he thought ahead about this and each workstation has unique
> cart and cut numbers, so there would be no duplicates.
> Moving the audio is no problem.  Merging databases, OTOH, is outside of
> my current knowledge base.
> I'm sure it can be done.  I just need to know how.  And I'll try to
> spell better this time :-)

This is something I think I could do with the proper amount of study. I feel 
someone more into the guts on a day to day basis should be able to help with 
less effort though.

Would this be a good utility to write?
> Thanks,
> Michael

all the best,


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