5.39.8 LIST

The LIST command will fill the command's list object with absolute file names. A single field working list is required to receive the canonical file paths.

Syntax:

Command

Keyword

Value

Developer notes for Command/Keyword/Value

LIST

DIR

value

Optional. Fill working list with directory listing. All files in that directory will be selected.

EXT

value

Optional. Filtering on file extension. The filtering match is case insensitive.

SORT

*NONE

Optional. Allows sorting of file names.
Default. No sorting

*NAME

Sort on file name.

*MODIFIED

Sort on modified date.

REVERSE

*YES

Optional. Reverse the order of the sort.

*NO

Default.

 

If a directory path specified by the DIR keyword is used then filenames in that directory will be selected.

Example

LIST DIR(/document) EXT(PDF) SERVICE_LIST(PATH)

 

This will return a list of filenames in the /document directory that have a PDF extension.