A database is a structured set of records, such as a mailing list. Most popular type is a relational database. The most common query (information retrieval) language for relational databases is SQL.

Linux-based hosts most commonly include MySQL database and Windows NT-based hosts usually include Access or MS SQL databases.

However, to search a relational database spread over many files, a sophisticated CGI script is required to access the data.
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