|Command||basic.%pause C Function/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP/Unix
|Category||BASIC Program (486)|
|Description||suspends the calling process until it receives a signal.
<BREAK>, <ESCAPE>, a logoff, a signal or a message sent by another process causes the process to resume execution. In case of a logoff, control is not returned to the Pick/BASIC program. This is equivalent to an infinite sleep. Only "SIGUSR2" should be used to wake up a process waiting in "%pause".