cfba2fba [-options] ifile [sf=sfile] ofile


This manual page documents the cfba2fba program.

cfba2fba copies a compressed fba file to a fba file.



input compressed fba dasd file


input compressed fba shadow file (optional)


output fba dasd file



display program version and quit


display help and quit


quiet mode, don't display status


replace the output file if it exists


create single large output file

-blks n

size of output file

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The programs are documented fully by The Hercules System/370, ESA/390, and z/Architecture Emulator available in /usr/share/doc/hercules/html.


Hercules was created by Roger Bowler and is maintained by Jay Maynard. Jan Jaeger designed and implemented many of the advanced features of Hercules, including dynamic reconfiguration, integrated console, interpretive execution, and z/Architecture support.

This manual page was written by Peter De Schrijver [email protected] for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GPL.