Maybe I missed part of this thread, but what is the point of removing the
image catalog? We use the same 'volume name' for our daily transfers of a
virtual tape. Removing it to free up space for the part of the day you're
not using it seems senseless as you really need to reserve that space for
your upcoming transmission.
Or is this just an automated 'one-off' migration you are trying to
And we do the ftp thing to get it there. So I kind of think I've got this
down pretty good.
You can mark that directory as not to be saved so you aren't wasting
time/tape on the receiving system.
CHGATR OBJ('mydir') ATR(*ALWSAV) VALUE(*NO)
or put it on an omit list in brms.