The OpenVMS User's Guide


  • Patrick Holmay, Manager, Analysts International Corporation

Completely updated and revised, The OpenVMS User's Guide continues to be the prime resource for new and non-technical users on how to use OpenVMS and customize it to their working environment. For more proficient users, the book serves as a quick look-up reference.The book begins with an introduction to the OpenVMS operating system and its built-in functions, and then provides a thorough explanation of OpenVMS files and directories, use of DCL, and how to edit files using EVE and EDT. It also discusses how to create command procedures and the Mail and Phone utilities. New to this edition are additional insights into application development and sending e-mail to remote notes via the Internet, remote logins and file transfers. Each chapter is liberally sprinkled with learning aids including summaries and tables of commands, exercises, and review quizzes.
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OpenVMS users of all levels


Book information

  • Published: August 1998
  • Imprint: DIGITAL PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-1-55558-203-6

Table of Contents

Discovering OpenVMS * A Beginner's Guide to OpenVMS File Management * Full-Screen Editing with EDT * Full-Screen Editing with EVE * The Phone and Mail Utilities * More Work with Files * Command Procedures