tcl.set-file Verb: Access/TCL

tcl.set-file

Command tcl.set-file Verb: Access/TCL
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category TCL (746)
Description creates or updates the synonym-defining item called "qfile" in the md of the current account.

This provides access to the specified filename in the specified account.name by using the filename, "qfile", in place of the filename parameter during any file-handling commands.

Each time "set-file" is invoked, it overwrites the previous "q-pointer".

In AP, the same functionality may be achieved using "pathnames". See "file.reference".
Syntax set-file {account.name {file.name}}
Options
Example
set-file dm bp
'qfile' updated.
list qfile
Purpose
Related synonym.defining.items
files
file.reference