Running from the DCL command line

  • Article ID: 10160
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2005

To run Sophos Anti-Virus for OpenVMS from the DCL command line, define a foreign command symbol VSWEEP in the LOGIN.COM file of the accounts which will be used to run VSWEEP.

What to do

As an example


where MYDEV:[MYEXES] is the device and directory containing the Sophos Anti-Virus for OpenVMS executable files.

You can then run the command VSWEEP with one or more file specifications as parameters.


This scans all of the files in DEV1:[SHARE] and in the subdirectories below it.

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