8. amps_file

AMPS contains a utility that identifies the file type and version number of AMPS files.

Options and Parameters

Option Description
The file name to report on. This argument supports UNIX shell globbing.

Table 8.1: Parameters for amps_file


The following example shows the output of running amps_file on a SOW file:

%> ./amps_file /amps_dir/sow/mytopic.sow

mytopic.sow: AMPS sow 4.0

In this case, the file is recognized as an AMPS SOW file that uses the version 4.0 of the AMPS SOW file format.