Allan Cook (
Fri, 21 Aug 1998 16:59:14 -0500 (CDT)

Check to see if it is a text file. If it is, you might have to name each 
line a data statement, to avoid errors in reading.     Allan  98.32w 49.94n

On Fri, 21 Aug 1998, Cees Bassa wrote:

> Hey There!
> 	Can someone tell me how I should open the HIP8.DAT file which is used by
> Skymap 6.2?
> I'm using QuickBASIC 4.5, and I would like to make a code that can read the
> different values for the stars.
> Many Thanx,
> 	Cees Bassa