On 09-May-2014 10:24 -0500, Roger Harman wrote:
Does anyone know of a way to retrieve the file name that the system
assigns when you create a PDF via OVRPRTF and only specify a path -
not a full name?
It uses the spool file name and a unique 6-character add-on - ex.
There is no message to retrieve. I may have to generate my own
unique names but just wondering if we can let the OS (V6R1) do it and
then retrieve it.
Regardless the output is not actually a Spool File, I half expected
that the Retrieve Identity of Last Spooled File Created (QSPRILSP) API
might have been updated to include that information when a Stream File
(STMF) was the effect for the spooling request per both the To Stream
File (TOSTMF) having named a Path and the Workstation Customizing Object
(WSCST) specified *PDF to redirect the output "transformed to Portable
Document Format (PDF) before it is written into a stream file" having
been specified on a prior Override with Printer File (OVRPRTF). That
API seems unchanged since its origin:
While my reply is not directly helpful, I figure there may be some
value in having my posting my thoughts.