I'm not exactly sure what you mean by "plate location information", but
maybe the Probe_Grid feature would help you? There's no help about
this in the ACEDB Documentation Library, and I've never used it myself.
I'll forward your message to the bionet acedb newsgroup/mailing-list.
I'm sure there must be someone on the list who's been working on the same
(If you aren't already subscribed to this list, let me know and I'll tell
> Subject: Re: ACEDB
> To: matthews at greengenes.cit.cornell.edu (Dave Matthews)
> Date: Mon, 20 Apr 1998 14:23:15 -0400 (EDT)
> From: "Siddharth E Fernandes" <siddhart at seas.upenn.edu>
>> Dr. Matthews,
>> I would like to thank you and you colleagues for the work you
> have done with the ACEDB documentation library page. It is quite helpful.
> I am curretly trying to export plate location information from
> text files in the LLNL homepage. I was wondering which programs I should
> utilize in order to produce a display from text data in ACEDB. I was
> considering using the text convert program (Perl Based) made available
> from your page. Thank you for your time.
>> Siddharth Fernandes