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From: "Paul J. Harris" <>
Subject: RE: [GENBOX] Gedcom
Date: Tue, 2 Mar 2004 09:32:25 -0500
In-Reply-To: <>


I'm well aware of your posts and problems. I also said:

>>Having said that, certainly, if there are items that SHOULD have
translated and didn't, then Bill will need to take a look at that.

I don't have the answers and wasn't trying to give any.


-----Original Message-----
From: Kathy Lenerz [mailto:]
Sent: Tuesday, March 02, 2004 4:51 AM
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] Gedcom

Paul J. Harris wrote:
> David,
> I am no Gedcom expert. In fact, I have only used Gedcom 2 times in 15
> PAF -> TMG -> Genbox. One thing I DO know about Gedcom is that it is NOT
> capable of transferring the nuances of data items and features that are
> proprietary to a specific software program.

It would be helpful if you read the original messages about this. A
file that was exported, then immediately re-imported into Genbox was all
messed up. This isn't about "transferring the nuances" of one program
into another. This is about Genbox's ability to maintain the integrity
of data.

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