Dummy save

The dummy save performs the save command without actually writing to magnetic media.

By omitting the t option, nothing is written to a peripheral storage device.

This is one of the most useful mechanisms for determining if file inconsistency errors or other serious errors exist in the entire system, or in a particular account.


This example is equivalent to a full dummy save, such as a file-save.

save (fd

This example is the equivalent to an account-save (dummy).

save (fdi