17.10 - Reqtype Function Requests - Access Module

Teradata® Tools and Utilities Access Module Programmer Guide

Access Module
Release Number
Release Date
June 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
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English (United States)

The following table lists the function requests for Reqtype.

Reqtype Function Requests 
Reqtype Description
pmiPIDMOptInit Access Module initialization
pmiPIDMOptOpen File open
pmiPIDMOptClose File close
pmiPIDMOptCloseR File close and release media
pmiPIDMOptRead File read
pmiPIDMOptWrite File write
pmiPIDMOptGetPos Get position of currently open file
pmiPIDMOptSetPos Set position of currently open file
pmiPIDMOptShut Access Module shutdown (cleanup)
pmiPIDMOptID Access Module identification
pmiPIDMOptGetA_A Get (obtain) an Access Module attribute
pmiPIDMOptGetF_A Get (obtain) a file attribute
pmiPIDMOptPutA_A Put (provide) an Access Module attribute
pmiPIDMOptPutF_A Put (provide) a file attribute