000015074 - enVision: How to delete the sftpagent's .pos / position file

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Article Number000015074
Applies Tosftpagent 3.7
Issuehow to delete a pos file automatically
CauseThere is an undocumented feature to allow control of when/if pos files get deleted automatically
Resolution1. edit the sftpagent.conf file



This entry will delete the .pos file every two minutes.

1.     agent.poscleaninterval=<time spec> - The default value is 0, which means that the POS dir will have to be manually cleaned. 

2.     The value can be configured here to be in seconds (1-s), minutes (1-min), hours (1-h), days

3.     (1-d), weeks (1-w) or years (1-y), the maximum being 1 year, or equivalent value

4.     in other units. If exceeded, will be set to default cleaning interval 1 year.

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