Starts the EDIT/3000 subsystem, which is used to create and
manipulate ASCII text or program files. (CM)
listfile Actual file designator of file to receive any
output resulting from EDIT/3000 commands LIST and
XPLAIN when the OFFLINE option is specified. It
can be any ASCII output file. The formal file
designator and default is EDTLIST. If specified
with no device parameter, default device is LP.
The formal file designator used in this command (EDTLIST) cannot be
backreferenced as an actual file designator in the command parameter
list. For further information, refer to the "IMPLICIT FILE COMMANDS
FOR SUBSYSTEMS" discussion of the MPE/iX FILE command.
The EDITOR command runs the EDIT/3000 subsystem.
This command may be issued from a session or job. It may not
be used from a program unless the user or the program have
Process Handling (PH) capability. It may not be used from a
BREAK. Pressing [Break] suspends the execution of this
command. Entering RESUME continues the execution.
To run EDIT/3000 during a session and specify a line printer
(device class LP) as the list device for offline output,
Because the listfile is often a line printer, it is often
defined in an MPE/iX FILE command and backreferenced as in
the preceding example.
Manuals : EDIT/3000 Reference Manual (03000-90012)