EXPDEL Command

HSI Version: 6.0.0.p4 and beyond


Purpose: Delete any File Expiration time that is set for the specified file(s)


Aliases: 


Command Format: 

  expel[ete] [-A] [-R] path ...


Options: 

 -A : If specified, displays absolute pathnames for files whose expiration time is deleted.  Default is to display relative pathnames.


-R : If specified, recursively deletes expiration times for files contained in subdirectories.


Keywords

 N/A


Usage Notes: 

  • HPSS administrators may disable the file expiration feature; if so, this command will have no effect.
  • HPSS administrators may also restrict the use of this command.


Example: 


Recursively remove expiration time for all files that match the pattern “oldfile?”, such asr

       oldfilea oldfileb oldfilec 

 and for files contained in subdir1 and all of its subdirectories.


expde -R oldfile? subdir1


Related Command(s): 

 expfind expls expset