I'm still not clear on whether you're doing this in a program or interactive.  And, by "the log" do you mean you are using QShell's ability to log its output to a file?  Or are you generating a log in another way?

The QShell envvar has a directive that you can specify to tell it to replace the data vs. append the data.

If you do want to do it yourself, is there any reason not to just delete the log when you're done with it?  (Or move it to an archive location?)

On 10/14/2021 12:21 PM, Alan Shore via MIDRANGE-L wrote:
Hi Scott
It’s the log for sftp’ing data to a particular company
We have not been successful – and the log was just appending the latest dump into the SFTP log in the ifs
The log was just becoming unwieldy
Hence my request – to clear the SFTP log so that the latest data will be in the log by itself

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