gwc(1) Create a GeneWeb database


gwc [ options ] [ files ]


gwc creates a starter database for use by GeneWeb.

The primary documentation of gwc is in the HTML documentation, which you can find in the documentation directory (/usr/share/doc/geneweb on Debian systems).
Please look there for complete and up-to-date documentation.


command-line help
-o <file>
output database (default: a.gwb)
only compiling
Remove database if already existing
Print statistics
No consistency check
Compute consanguinity
Separate all persons in next file
-sh <int>
Shift all persons numbers in next files
set the source field for persons and families without source data
Save memory, but slower
do not lock database