When you run
in command line mode or from a script, it stores repository connection information in a file, pmrep.cnx.
uses the information in this file to reconnect to the repository. The INFA_REPCNX_INFO environment variable stores the file name and file path for the repository connection file. Each time you run
, the command deletes the pmrep.cnx file. If the pmrep connect command succeeds, the command replaces the pmrep.cnx file with the repository connection information.