HF Command - Hold File

Use the HF command to hold one or more spool files; held files are unavailable for print processing.
spool
Use the HF command to hold one or more spool files; held files are unavailable for print processing.
This command has the following format:
HF{file_sequence_number | seq1-seq2}
  • file_sequence_number
    Defines the sequence number of the requested file to be held.
  • seq1-seq2
    Defines the sequence range of the files to be held.
    Note:
    seq1
    and
    seq2
    are the specified file sequence range, where,
    seq1
    must not be greater than
    seq2
    .
Example
This example holds the file with sequence number 636.
HF636
This example holds all the files in the range from 17 to 123.
HF17-123