Chapter 9 – Command Procedures

  title={Chapter 9 – Command Procedures},
  author={Michael D. Duffy},
Publisher Summary This chapter discusses command procedures, which are text files containing DCL commands that DCL executes sequentially. Much like a program, command procedures provide for branching, subroutines, comparisons, and variables in the form of symbols. Command procedures may be executed directly by an interactive user, or they may be submitted to a batch queue for execution at a specified time. Command procedures can range from the very simple to the very complex. One procedure… Expand