TOPS-20 Commands Reference Manual
Tells the system to regard the terminal input that follows as comment only.
@REMARK (MODE) Type remark. End with CTRL/Z.
Until you give a CTRL/Z, the system merely displays what you type, instead of trying to interpret it as commands.
Useful During TALK or ADVISE Session
If you have already established contact with another user by a TALK or ADVISE command before giving REMARK, his terminal will also display what you type. Give the REMARK command before sending lengthy comments or demonstrating commands that you don't want to take effect.
|ADVISE||for sending commands to another user's job|
|TALK||for sending comments to another user|
- Give the REMARK command.
@REMARK Type remark. End with CTRL/Z.
- Receive a communication link from another user. Give the REMARK
command to speak with him. Give a CTRL/Z afterwards to end the remarks.
LINK FROM P.SPECCINI, TTY 127 @;WHERE ARE THE NOTES FROM THE LAB DEMO THIS A.M.? @REMARK Type remark. End with CTRL/Z. HI, PAUL. THEY'RE IN THE LAB'S LIBRARY AREA. THAT'S CHEM:<P-CHEM.20.NOTES>. I DON'T KNOW THE TITLE BUT LOOK AT THE DATES WITH A TDIRECTORY COMMAND. OKAY? ;YES, THANKS. BYE @BREAK ^Z