HCL Workload Automation, Version 9.4


Extracts information about global parameters (variables) from the database.


paxtract [-V | -U] [-o output] [-a]


Displays the command version and exits.
Displays command usage information and exits.
-o output
Specifies the output file. The default is stdout.
Displays all the variables defined in all the variable tables. If not specified, only the variables defined in the default variable table are displayed.


Each variable record contains tab-delimited, variable length fields. The fields are described in Table 1.
Table 1. Paxtract output fields
Field Description Max Length (bytes)
1 table name 80
2 variable name 16
3 variable value 72
Remember: If you do not specify the -a (all) option in the command, only fields 2 and 3 are displayed and the variables listed are the ones contained in the default variable table only.


To extract information about all variable definitions and direct the output to the file allvarinfo, run the following command:
paxtract -a -o allvarinfo