Display the amount of unreclaimed message space in the current mail file.
Command Qualifiers Defaults None. None.
SHOW DELETEDcommand displays the amount of unreclaimed message space in the currently open mail file. If no mail file is currently open when the command is issued, the default mail file is opened. If the size of the space exceeds 32,767 bytes, then the next
PURGEcommand or automatic wastebasket purge will reclaim the space. Alternatively, you may use the
PURGE/RECLAIMcommand to explicitly request that this space be reclaimed.
In the following example, the
PURGE/RECLAIM/STATISTICScommand is used to delete the messages from the wastebasket folder. The amount of deleted message space before and after the purge operation is displayed with the
EMAIL> SHOW DELETED Mail file D1:[BOB]MAIL.MAI;1 contains 14125 deleted message bytes. EMAIL> PURGE/RECLAIM/STATISTICS %EMAIL-I-RECLPLSWAIT, reclaiming deleted file space. Please wait... Reclaim statistics: Messages deleted: 15 Data buckets scanned: 18 Data buckets reclaimed: 13 Index buckets reclaimed: 0 Total buckets reclaimed: 13 EMAIL> SHOW DELETED Mail file D1:[BOB]MAIL.MAI;1 contains 0 deleted message bytes. EMAIL>