LISTDICT

LISTDICT

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LISTDICT is a paragraph that lists a dictionary in a format similar to that used by Pick style systems.

 

 

Format

 

LISTDICT filename {LPTR}

 

where

 

filenameis the name of the file for which the dictionary is to be listed.

 

 

The LISTDICT paragraph reports A and S-type dictionary items in a format similar to that used by Pick style systems. D and I-type items are also included though the column headings may not truly reflect the role of the item. The column widths in the report are different depending on the width of the terminal display.

 

The LPTR keyword will direct the output to the printer.

 

LISTDICT shows only A, D, I and S-type records. The entire content of a dictionary can be viewed using LIST.

 

 

 

Examples

 

LISTDICT ORDERS

 

The above command produces a Pick style representation of the records in the dictionary of the ORDERS file.

 

 

LIST DICT ORDERS

 

The above command produces a report of all records in the dictionary of the ORDERS file in the default QM dictionary list format.