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The RENAME command changes one or more attributes of the file
specification of files on disk or DECtape. For help on file
specifications, see the help file FISPEC.
This command runs the COMPIL program, which interprets the
command before running PIP.
Where: the new file-spec is placed first, to the left of the
equal sign (=).
the old file-spec is placed at the right of the equal
Device and file-structure names cannot be different for old and
new file-specs. If you specify the device name in the new
file-spec, that device is the default for the old file-spec. You
can use RENAME to change the protection code of a file by
specifying the protection codes in the file-specs.
The directory name remains effective throughout the command line,
but you can specify a different directory name to change the
directory of a file. RENAME accepts wildcard constructions.
If the new file name is specified without an extension, the file
will not have an extension.
Leaves your terminal at monitor level.
Destroys your core image.
Show the file named PROG.
PROG EXE 68 <055> dd-mmm-yy DSKC:[27,5434]
Rename PROG to be PRGRM.
Show the file named PRGRM.
PRGRM EXE 68 <055> dd-mmm-yy DSKC:[27,5434]