COPY-DEVICE

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@COPY-DEVICE <destination device name>, <unit>, [<'F' or 'R'>,] [<subunit>,] <source device name>, <unit>, [<'F' or 'R'>,] [<subunit>]

Copy all pages from the source (mass storage) device to the destination device.

<destination device name> 
destination - the name of the mass storage device controller on which the device unit is connected. See Norsk Data Document ND–60.128.01 SINTRAN III REFERENCE MANUAL Appendix F for legal names.
<unit> 
the unit number. Only to be specified if SINTRAN III is generated with multiple units. Unit number starts at 0 (octal).
<'F' or 'R'> 
F = a fixed cartridge disk pack. R = a removable cartridge disk pack. Otherwise, the parameter is not used.
<subunit> 
subunit number. This parameter only applies to disks which are subdivided into several parts or directories (0-7).
<source device name> 
source - the name of the mass storage device controller on which the device unit is connected. See Norsk Data Document ND–60.128.01 SINTRAN III REFERENCE MANUAL Appendix F for legal names.
<unit> 
the unit number. Only to be specified if SINTRAN III is generated with multiple units. Unit number starts at 0 (octal).
<'F' or 'R'> 
F = a fixed cartridge disk pack. R = a removable cartridge disk pack. Otherwise, the parameter is not used.
<subunit> 
subunit number. This parameter only applies to disks which are subdivided into several parts or directories (0-7).

Rules:

  1. Permitted only for user SYSTEM.
  2. Valid only for devices which can contain directories
  3. A directory may exist on the source device.
  4. Destination device must not be entered (@ENTER-DIRECTORY).
  5. Fixed or removable is specified only for 30MB, 60MB, 90MB cartridge disks.
  6. Specifying an erroneous disk type as device type the disk will enter fault state and the system will hang.
  7. The parameters <unit> are always required.
  8. Copying between 10 MB disks takes approximately 4 minutes.

Example:

@COPY-DEVICE DISC-66MB-2,0 DISC-66MB-1,0

Copy all pages from one device to the other.

Related commands

@COPY-DIRECTORY

References

Norsk Data Document ND–860128.6 SINTRAN III COMMANDS REFERENCE MANUAL (October 1988)

Norsk Data Document ND–60.174.Q01 SINTRAN III QUICK REFERENCE CARD