HP3000/HP 3000 FAQ
Last Updated: Thursday, February 01, 2007 02:38 PM
Editing temporary files on the HP3000 and keeping them temporary
3.17. Editing temporary files and keeping them temporaryRM
By default an EDITOR /keep will place files in the permanent domain.
The following technique shows how you can edit a temporary file and have it remain in the temporary domain:
*** WARNING *** TEXT FILE IS IN TEMP DOMAIN. (*1)
< make required changes >
*** WARNING *** KEPT IN PERMANENT DOMAIN. (*2)
END OF SUBSYSTEM
*1) Message will NOT be displayed if your temporary file does not exist.
*2) Message can be ignored as it's only displayed if the TEXTed file was in the temporary domain.