The Question is:
how do I create a shortcut for a command at the $ prompt.
for example, I want to use new instead of newsrdr to get into
news reader. I tried adding
$new :== newsrdr
in my login.com file but it didn't work.
and what is the difference between define/key and := and =?
Thanks a lot!
The Answer is :
This information is covered in the OpenVMS User's Manual, as well as in
the DCL Dictionary.
The OpenVMS User's Manual is accessable at:
Also see "DCL1. How do I run a program with arguments?" in the OpenVMS
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), available at: