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File Management functions for VAX/VMS


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UNIT NAME
Abstractions/FILEMGR (A1FILEMGR)
VERSION
1.0
REVIEW CODE
C1 1.0 B
INET ADDRESS
Not documented in PAL database
AUTHOR
Bill Toscano, Michael Gordon
Intermetrics, Inc,
733 Concord Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
Contact: Lt. Colonel Falgiano
ESD/SCW
Hanscom AFB, MA 01731
RIGHTS
PUBLIC DOMAIN
COPYRIGHT
(c) 1985 Intermetrics, Inc.
DATE CREATED
15 October 1985
DATE RELEASED
18 March 1985
DATE LAST UPDATED
17 March 1985
LOCATION
ASR
C2MUG
PC-BLUE
ENVIRONMENT
VAX/VMS, DEC Ada
LIMITATIONS
Not documented in PAL database
CERTIFICATION
Ada System Certifier_1 1.0
Date/Time of Processing: Tuesday   24 May       1994 01:07:06Pm
Overall Assessment of System: OK
Classification of System: B
Basis of Classification --
Syntax Errors                               PASS
Completeness                                PASS
Independence from External Libraries        FAIL
Independence from a Specific Ada Compiler   PASS

Explanations for failures --
System withs non-standard library units that are not provided

Number of ...
Files               2
Library Units       2
Lines             924
Statements        298
Comments          262

Unidentified Withed Units --
4 unidentified withed units

FILE LISTING

Directory Display


languages/ada/asr/abstractions/filemgr:
  File Name                 Size
  ---------                 ----
  filemgr.zip              4,030


Totals
  ==============  ==============
    1 Files                4,030

ABSTRACT

	This package provides procedures to manipulate files in a file
system under a given operating system.  Specifically, it provides
routines to manipulate closed files.  These routines include: rename,
copy, move, delete, and expand a name containing wild card characters
to a list of filenames.  Procedures are functions are:

Rename           Rename a file
Delete           Delete a file
Copy             Copy a file
Append           Append one file onto another
Expand, Destroy  Expand wild card to list of filenames, Destroy the list
Strip_Dir        Return a filename without a device/directory reference

	The supplied package body is specific to VAX/VMS.

        ABSTRACTIONS  is  used  by NOSC/WIS tools 5.1.1, 5.1.2, 6.1.2,
and 6.2.  See also NEW_ABSTRACTIONS.


REVISION HISTORY

DATE         VERSION AUTHOR                  HISTORY 
03/85        1.0  Bill Toscano               Initial Release 


RELEASE NOTICE

This prologue must be included in all copies of this software.

This software is copyright by the author.

This software is released to the Ada community.
This software is released to the Public Domain (note:
  software released to the Public Domain is not subject
  to copyright protection).
Restrictions on use or distribution:  NONE


DISCLAIMER

	This software and its documentation are provided "AS IS" and
without any expressed or implied warranties whatsoever.  No warranties
as to performance, merchantability, or fitness for a particular
purpose exist.
	The user is advised to test the software thoroughly before
relying on it.  The user must assume the entire risk and liability of
using this software.  In no event shall any person or organization of
people be held responsible for any direct, indirect, consequential or
inconsequential damages or lost profits.