Invokes the Exchange utility (EXCHANGE), which manipulates mass
storage volumes that are written in formats other than those
normally recognized by the operating system.
EXCHANGE allows you to perform any of the following tasks:
o Create foreign volumes.
o Transfer files to and from the volume.
o List directories of the volume.
For block-addressable devices, such as RT-11 disks, EXCHANGE
performs additional operations such as renaming and deleting
files. EXCHANGE can also manipulate Files-11 files that are
images of foreign volumes; these files are called virtual
To transfer files to or from operating systems that do not
support OpenVMS file organizations, use /NETWORK.
EXCHANGE [subcommand] [filespec] [filespec]