You can invoke mfsort from the command line in one of the following ways:
mfsort take filename
where the parameters are:
When specifying instructions on the command line:
|filename||A text file containing
mfsort instructions. See the section
Instructions. Use this method if you need to specify a lot of instructions.
This file must be a line sequential file, and the first 256 characters are processed as the command line. Characters that exceed this limit are processed separately if they form a valid command; however, this may result in undesired sort results. If this truncation causes an invalid or incomplete command, an error is produced.