On 4/23/2012 9:31 AM, Stone, Joel wrote:
Would like to create a temp IFS dir to build email text for sending,
and would like the system to handle ensuring unique IFS work area
for each job. Also delete at EOJ.

Not that I'm aware of.

The closest thing that the IFS has is the /tmp directory ... but that's not job specific.

How can this be handled so multiple jobs don't build in same IFS
area? Use job name? Or is there something like QTEMP for IFS?

I would suggest you use a directory, or file name, that's unique. The tmpfile() API can be used for that ... although I would suggest constructing something that's bound to the jobname, so it's easier to find problems.

david



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