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No ".open" option in version 3.7.17 2013-05-20
In other words, it is of type "Unrecognized". The "file" utility has known of SQLite databases for awhile now. But you need not rely on it. The first 16 bytes of a SQLite3 database are as stated earlier in this thread. What does 'od -c your.db \| head' say?