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f$file lexical ONLINE and IVKEYW?

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The Question is:

The OpenVMS 7.2-1 Help Utility claims that the lexical F$FILE can have a second
 argument of "ONLINE" to determine if the current file is "OFFLINE" or
 "ONLINE".  However, a quick test:
$ write sys$output - f$file("sys$login:login.com","online")
results in a keyword error %DCL-W-IVKEYW.
Is this a known bug?  I didn't see it in the FAQ or in the news group.  Is
 there are work around?

The Answer is :

  This bug was addressed in OpenVMS V7.3; the erroneous ONLINE text was
  removed from the HELP library entry for the f$file_attributes lexical.

answer written or last revised on ( 15-OCT-2001 )

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