Unix-specific values

This topic summarizes Transfer CFT characteristics that differ from other operating systems:

  • specific values
  • default files
  • filename extensions

Specific values tables

Notation Object Value

char_file 

Prefix to logical names 

_ (underlined) 

char_mask 

Wild card character 

char_unit 

Separator (volume) 

none 

char_symb 

Prefix to symbolic variables 

char_directory 

Character introduced in the path name of the FNAME parameter (CFTRECV) from which a tree structure can be created 

file_symb 

Character introducing a file name sent to CFTUTIL in parameter form 

Names of default files used by CFTUTIL

Objet 

Default name 

Parameters file 

_CFTPARM 

Partners file 

_CFTPART 

Catalogc file 

_CFTCATA 

Log file 

_CFTLOG 

Communication media 

_CFTCOM  

statistics file 

_CFTACNT 

Preferred media 

File 

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