[Coco] How can you make permanent directory changes in OS-9 ml programs?

Robert Gault robert.gault at att.net
Sun Sep 4 16:43:22 EDT 2011

Boisy G. Pitre wrote:
> Robert,
> Robert,
> I'm not sure why GPrDsc would be failing.  What is the error code that it returns?
> The F$Move may be more problematic, however.  It is a privileged system call and cannot be made from a user state process.
> Best Regards,
> Boisy G. Pitre


It is not GPrDsc that is failing but GProcP. If I place an F$Exit after GPrDsc, 
no errors are reported. Place that after GProcP and I get a 208 error, illegal 
service request.
This is supposed to be an OS9p2 call OS-9 manual. F$Move is an OS9p1 so maybe 
that would not work from a user process.


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