tcl.el Verb: Access/Access: Verbs

tcl.el

Command tcl.el Verb: Access/Access: Verbs
Applicable release versions: AP, R83 3.1
Category Access: Verbs (152)
Description retrieves a previously saved list and enters the Update processor (UP).

This command uses UP to edit a list created by the "save-list" verb. Each element in the list is treated as a line by UP. All UP functions are valid.

If no file.reference is indicated, the list is retrieved from "pointer-file".

If no itemlist* is indicated, the default name, "%user.name", is used.
Syntax el {{file.reference} itemlist} {(options)}
Options z Suppresses "top" and "eoi" messages.
Example
el invoices.past.due

el dict customers cust.list

el
pointer-file %jmr NEW ITEM
01 
In this form, a "default" list name is used, derived from the current 
user-id.
Purpose
Related tcl.delete-list
filename.pointer-file
tcl.qselect
active.list
tcl.edit-list
tcl.get-list
tcl.sort-list
tcl.itemlist*
tcl.copy-list
tcl.update
tcl.save-list
access.select
secondary.list
tcl.fl
tcl.list-lists
tcl.compare-list
user-id