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Easy IFS object/directory size report

Here's an easy and FREE method of getting a report showing the folder size and links for the IFS on your system.

There are plenty of tools, both free and from vendors which can report on the IFS. If you want an easy and FREE...

method of getting a report showing the folder size and links for the IFS on your system, IBM has come to the rescue with a PTF that allows calling a program to do just this. The PTF on V5R1 is SI05856, for V5R2 is SI05155. To run reports, submit the following call commands to batch.

Be warned: The double quotes ARE intended, not a mistake.

For all the IFS:
call qsrsrv parm("METRICS" '/')

For all the IFS w/o QNTC, QNETWARE, QLANSRV:
call qsrsrv parm("METRICS" '/' "EPFS")

For a specific directory:
call qsrsrv parm("METRICS" '/mydir/mysubdir')

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