tcl.tabs Verb: Access/TCL

tcl.tabs

Command tcl.tabs Verb: Access/TCL
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category TCL (746)
Description displays tab stops previously set via the editor (ed or edit) process, or assigns new tabstop positions for input (i) or output (o).

Output tabstop positions are useful only on printing terminals that have a physical tab facility and should not be defined on normal crt's.

Tabstops may be set up automatically for each user by including the "tabs" command in the users logon macro in the "users" file .
Syntax tabs
tabs i {s}
tabs o {s}
tabs {i} {tabstop{,tabstop...}
tabs {o} {tabstop{,tabstop...}
Options i Disable input tabstops.
o Disable output tabstops.
s indicate the previous tabstop settings are to be used.
Example
Purpose
Related tcl.ed
basic.execute
editor.tb
runoff.set.tabs
op.tab.set
up.zt
<ctrl>i