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ESTART

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estartargument

Approved for inclusion in a future M[UMPS] Language standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents an occurrence of an argument of the ESTArt command. The argument of the ESTArt command is either a list of names of windows event classes (see metalanguage symbol wevclass (separated by commas), or such a list enclosed in parentheses, or an indirection operator (@) followed by an expression that evaluates to a list (separated by commas) of such arguments.

wevclass

Approved for inclusion in a future M[UMPS] Language standard.

This metalanguage symbol represents the name of an event class. Possible class names may be "COMM" (events related to devices), "HALT" (events that are generated when processes terminate), "IPC" (events communicated by other processes), "INTERRUPT" (events that are generated when a process is interrupted in an implementation-specific fashion), "POWER" (events generated when loss of electrical power is imminent), "TIMER" (events that are generated when a timer's waiting time has elapsed), "USER" (events that are generated through the ETrigger command) and "WAPI" (events related to windowing).

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Copyright © Annotations: 2003-2008 Jacquard Systems Research
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Some specifications are "approved for inclusion in a future standard". Note that the MUMPS Development Committee cannot guarantee that such future standards will indeed be published.

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