ADS Utility Commands

CA ADS utility commands are used to reinitialize record buffers, transmit data to be printed, and provide information about the current task. The utility commands are summarized in the following table.
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CA ADS utility commands are used to reinitialize record buffers, transmit data to be printed, and provide information about the current task. The utility commands are summarized in the following table.
Summary of Utility Commands
ABORT
Abnormally terminates an application
ACCEPT
Retrieves task-related information
INITIALIZE RECORDS
Reinitializes dialog record buffers
SNAP
Requests a snap dump of selected memory areas
WRITE PRINTER
Transmits data from a dialog to an CA IDMS/DC or DC/UCF print queue
WRITE TO LOG/OPERATOR
Sends a message to the log file or to the operator's console (CA ADS Batch only)