just guessing....but since there is no such thing (afaik) as a temporary
directory (which mama papa etc are) I'm pretty sure that's why your build is
failing. you may be getting a goofy error (false positive) on the purge.

you may want to consider using /tmp and some conjured file name. - d

---
Donna Hofmeister
Allegro Consultants, Inc.
408-252-2330


> -----Original Message-----
> From: HP-3000 Systems Discussion [mailto:HP3000-L@RAVEN.UTC.EDU] On
> Behalf Of Brian Donaldson
> Sent: Thursday, August 14, 2008 5:29 PM
> To: HP3000-L@RAVEN.UTC.EDU
> Subject: Re: [HP3000-L] The POSiX Animal On An MPE Box
>
> Then why is my code not working? --
>
>
> Back to my original posting --
>
> << In my program I am purging a file in the temp domain and then
> building it
> again in the temp domain (possibly has different parms on the build
> statement, that is why I am purging the old one first)
>
> >-0383>-0007>PURGE

> /DEV/PUB/mama/papa/baby/bear/porridge/.sh_history,TEMP;NOCONFIRM
>
> The -383 is telling me the purge failed because the file does not exist
> in
> the temp domain, which is just fine.
>
> So further down in the logic I am building the file in the temp domain.
> The build command fails.
>
> Works just fine on files in the MPE file space but obviously isn't
> working
> in the HFS POSiX space:
>
>
> <
> >+0279>+0106>BUILD

> /DEV/PUB/mama/papa/baby/bear/porridge/.sh_history;TEMP;CODE=2700;REC=-
> 8192,0001,V,ASCII
> ;DISC=147483647;ULABEL=027
>
> <
> >>Build of file "!" failed. (CIERR 279)

> <<
>
> The +279 is the code returned when the file already exists in the temp
> domain.
>
> Can anyone tell me why this isn't working in the POSiX area but works
> fine
> in the MPE area?
>
> >>

>
>
> Brian.
>
>
> On Thu, 14 Aug 2008 15:12:11 -0700, donna hofmeister
> wrote:
>
> >temporary posix files are quite possible:
> >
> >: build ./foo;temp
> >: listfile ./@,2;temp
> >
> > TEMPORARY FILES FOR MGR.DONNA
> >
> > PATH= /DONNA/PUB/
> >
> > CODE ------------LOGICAL RECORD----------- ----SPACE---- FILENAME
> > SIZE TYP EOF LIMIT R/B SECTORS #X MX
> >
> > 128W FB 0 1023 1 0 0 * foo
> >
> >(I do believe, I do believe)
> >
> > - donna
> >
> >---
> >Donna Hofmeister
> >Allegro Consultants, Inc.
> >408-252-2330
> >
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: HP-3000 Systems Discussion [mailto:HP3000-L@RAVEN.UTC.EDU] On
> >> Behalf Of Johnson, Tracy
> >> Sent: Thursday, August 14, 2008 6:36 AM
> >> To: HP3000-L@RAVEN.UTC.EDU
> >> Subject: Re: [HP3000-L] The POSiX Animal On An MPE Box
> >>
> >> I always believed you cannot have TEMP files in the POSIX space,

> they
> >> only exist in MPE space.
> >>
> >>
> >> Tracy Johnson
> >> Measurement Specialties Inc.
> >> BT
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> NNNN
> >>
> >> > -----Original Message-----
> >> > From: HP-3000 Systems Discussion
> >> > [mailto:HP3000-L@RAVEN.UTC.EDU] On Behalf Of Brian Donaldson
> >> > Sent: Thursday, August 14, 2008 2:10 AM
> >> > To: HP3000-L@RAVEN.UTC.EDU
> >> > Subject: Re: [HP3000-L] The POSiX Animal On An MPE Box
> >> >
> >> > The POSiX saga continues.
> >> >
> >> > In my program I am purging a file in the temp domain and then
> >> > building it
> >> > again in the temp domain (possibly has different parms on the

> build
> >> > statement, that is why I am purging the old one first)
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > >-0383>-0007>PURGE
> >> > /DEV/PUB/mama/papa/baby/bear/porridge/.sh_history,TEMP;NOCONFI
> >> > RM
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > The -383 is telling me the purge failed because the file does
> >> > not exist in
> >> > the temp domain, which is just fine.
> >> >
> >> > So further down in the logic I am building the file in the
> >> > temp domain.
> >> > The build command fails.
> >> >
> >> > Works just fine on files in the MPE file space but obviously
> >> > isn't working
> >> > in the HFS POSiX space:
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > <
> >> > >+0279>+0106>BUILD
> >> > /DEV/PUB/mama/papa/baby/bear/porridge/.sh_history;TEMP;CODE=27
> >> > 00;REC=-8192,0001,V,ASCII
> >> > ;DISC=1474
> >> > 83647;ULABEL=027
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > <
> >> > >>Build of file "!" failed. (CIERR 279)
> >> >
> >> > <<
> >> >
> >> > The +279 is the code returned when the file already exists in
> >> > the temp domain.
> >> >
> >> > Can anyone tell me why this isn't working in the POSiX area
> >> > but works fine
> >> > in the MPE area?
> >> >
> >> > Something I am doing wrong, I know but I am clueless as to
> >> > what my error
> >> > is........
> >> >
> >> > TIA,
> >> > Brian.
> >> >
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