The Literary Machine is a system with three components:
The Literary Machine is a Paradox database that relies on the Borland Database Engine (BDE). Unless the BDE already exists on your computer, the installation package installs it. The much smaller update package simply replaces LM 2000 files in the program directory with newer versions. For more information, see the LM 2000 ReadMe file. You will find a local copy in your LM program directory.