This documentation is a reference guide for Com-plete application programmers. It contains all the information necessary to write online and batch programs in the Com-plete environment.
Com-plete provides a wide range of functions for the application programmer. The description of each Com-plete function in this documentation follows the same pattern. Each description consists of:
A general description of the function;
A description of the function statement format according to the syntax convention;
Return codes pertinent to the function;
Possible abnormal terminations and their cause(s).
The Com-plete application programming information is organized as follows:
|Introduction to the API
|Introduction to application programming using Com-plete functions
|Terminal Functions and Paging
|Describes functions related to terminals and terminal paging.
|Storage Access Functions and Task Management
|Describes functions relating to access to external storage systems (including Adabas), as well as task managment functions.
|Message Switching and Printout Spooling
|Describes functions relating to message switching and printout spooling functions (including NSPOOL).
|Describes miscellaneous functions which enable the application program to utilize a wide range of features.
|Presents various control blocks and code tables.