Object Selection Criteria

Selection Operator

Syntax

Description

Dependency Explosion

x [ p ] [ t ] [ h ]

Selects all objects that depend on (i.e., use) the currently selected set of objects.

p

Only program dependencies are considered.

t

Only creation dependencies are considered.

h

The explosion is hollow and the original set of objects are not included in the result.

Dependency Implosion

i [ p ] [ t ] [ h ]

Selects all objects that are depended on (i.e., used by) the currently selected set of objects.

p

Only program dependencies are considered.

t

Only creation dependencies are considered.

h

The explosion is hollow and the original set of objects are not included in the result.

Keyword

k keyword

Selects all objects that are assigned a keyword matching keyword.

Name

n [dirname.]name

Selects all objects matching the specified name. If dirname is specified, only objects belonging to matching directories are selected. Both name and dirname can be match patterns using the '?' and '%' wild card characters to match any single character and any string of characters, respectively.

Previously Selected

.

Selects all objects that were selected by the last ZOM service invoked.

Property

p <property> [!]

Selects all objects with the specified status property.
If "!" is specified, select all objects that do not match the specified status property.

Query

q <query name>

Refer to Advanced ZOM Object Selection Criteria.

Set

s <set name>

Select all objects specified in a set.

Type

t <type> [!]

Selects all objects matching the specified type where type is one of
const, dir, disp, doc, ent, form, menu, rel, role, set, var, win

 

Note: If a set specification is not provided for ZOMTouch and ZOMStatistics, these services execute on all objects in the dictionary.