editor.tb Command/Editor

editor.tb

Command editor.tb Command/Editor
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category Editor (43)
Description defines tabstops for use by subsequent uses of the <tab> key.

Each <tab> embeds a specific number of spaces in the current item.

Each argument is separated by a space. The maximum is 16 tabstops. When the <tab> key is depressed (or <ctrl>+i) while in "insert" mode, the cursor is positioned to the next defined tabstop. The <tab> key has no effect when positioned beyond the last tabstop. See also the "tabs" (TCL) command.
Syntax tb tabstop{ tabstop...}
Options
Example
.tb 3 6 9 12 15 18 21<return>
Purpose
Related tcl.tabs
editor.c
editor.introduction