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CL Command Selective Prompting Codes
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Published: 30 Mar 2015
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Selective Prompting Codes Table Published by: Bob Cozzi on 30 Mar 2015 view comments

Selective Prompting CodeDescription
?? The parameter is displayed and input-capable, with any defaults or CL program-supplied values.
?* The parameter is displayed but is not input-capable. Values specified in the CL program that prompted the command are passed to the command processing program.
?< The parameter is displayed and is input-capable, but the command default is sent to the CPP unless the value displayed on the parameter is changed.
?/ Reserved for IBM use.
?- The parameter is not displayed. The specified value (or default) is passed to the CPP. Not allowed in prompt override programs.
?& The parameter is not displayed until F9=All parameters is pressed. Once displayed, it is input-capable. The command default is sent to the CPP unless the value displayed on the parameter is changed.
?% The parameter is not displayed until F9=All parameters is pressed. Once displayed, it is not input-capable. The command default is sent to the CPP.

 

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