EDIT is a text editing program. A text editor is a tool that lets you use a terminal to write documents and store them on the computer. Used to create, retrieve and modify a text document on Tandem computers. Features of EDIT: Create the EDIT file that will contain your document. Add text to and delete text from the EDIT file. Correct typing errors. Read through the text in the EDIT file. Modify text in your file. Move text from one place to another in your file. Break, lengthen, and shorten lines. Insert text from another document into your file. Copy your text into anotherRead More →

This subsystem forms an interface between Application programs and print device of the system. The default name of the spooler program is $SYSTEM.SYSTEM.CSPOOL. Features of Spooler Subsystem are: Continuous Operation. Flexible Routing. Components of Spooler are: Spooler supervisor – Monitors and communicates with other programs. Collectors – Accepts output from applications and store it on disk. Spoolcom – Command utility for spooler used for monitoring and controlling the spooler subsystem. Peruse – It’s a means for monitoring and changing jobs. Font – To create FONTS. FASTP – Default Print process released with Spooler. Print Processes – Retrieve the output stored on the disk and printRead More →

FUP is an utility program for Tandem which is used to manage disk files and non disk devices like printers, terminals and tapedrives. FUP can be interactively started by entering command FUP on TACL prompt. There are lot of FUP commands which are self explanatory by checking help in FUP. Some of the Basic Commnds: CREATE – File Creation. ALTER – Modifying file attributes. COPY – Copies file. DUP – Duplicates file. PURGE – Purges the file. PURGEDATA – purges the data from the file. INFO – Gives the information about the file. SECURE – Changes the security, R, W, E , P. LISTOPENS –Read More →