Subject: Re: It lives!
To: Robert F Schaefer <>
From: Johnny Billquist <bqt@Update.UU.SE>
List: port-vax
Date: 01/13/2001 13:43:42
On Fri, 12 Jan 2001, Robert F Schaefer wrote:

> Does anyone know how to do the VMS equiv. of 'cd /D && ls -l | less' where
> `D' is the literal mount point?  I hate to blow away a whole disk without
> seeing what's on it first.

DIR xx:[000000] gives you the first two parts. I believe that VMS nowadays
have some switch to give you one page at a time, but I don't remember it.

Oh, and xx: should be replaced by whatever device you want to look at.


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