December 5, 2007 Hey, Ted
Maybe I’m getting old, but I seem to remember being able to create several levels of directory structure with one command. I currently have such a need, in an application that creates XML files in the IFS. Yet CL’s MAKE DIRECTORY (MKDIR) command fails with error message CPFA0A9. Am I imaging things, or has something changed?
My guess is that you’re remembering MS-DOS’s md command. The following example contains a command that creates from one to five directories as needed.
C:>md salesreports2007 1RegionC
CL’s MKDIR command can only create one directory level at a time. However, Qshell’s mkdir command can