Record I/O Statement Specifiers

After you open a file or use a preconnected file, you can use the following statements:

The record I/O statement must use the appropriate record I/O form (formatted, list-directed, namelist, or unformatted).

You can use the following specifiers with the READ and WRITE record I/O statements:

When using nonadvancing I/O, use the ADVANCE, EOR, and SIZE specifiers.

When using the REWRITE statement, you can use the UNIT, FMT, ERR, and IOSTAT specifiers.