dos.pick Verb: TCL1/DOS

dos.pick

Command dos.pick Verb: TCL1/DOS
Applicable release versions: AP/DOS
Category DOS (25)
Description boots the Pick environment from DOS.

If no options are specified, a list of boot options is provided, offering the choices to reload the ABS section, to reload the (Pick) file system, to Execute a coldstart, or to quit.
Syntax pick {/x} {x}
Options c Prevents loading the "C" support package, saving roughly 71kb of memory. Any Pick/BASIC programs which attempt to access a C program, such as "import" and "export", will abort into the Pick/BASIC debugger. (This feature is on releases 5.2.2 and higher only).

/x Bypasses the "option" prompt and proceeds directly into the coldstart process.

x Suppresses the "Pick Copyright" message.
Example
pick /x

In this example, the "option" prompt is bypassed, but the Pick 
copyright message is displayed.

pick /x x

This bypasses the "option" prompt and the Pick copyright message.
Purpose
Related tcl.coldstart
tcl.user-coldstart
tcl.power-off
dos.pick84
dos.pickx
dos.pickstop