Commands available in OS/400 both come with the 400 and can be added by programmers.
IBM supplies over 1,500 commands native to OS/400 that are composed of 3 letter abbreviations (usually 3 letters) of a compound combination of Verb-Object-Modifier as shown by examples below. If you know part of the name of some command, you can use GO CMDxxx to get a menu of all commands which include xxx as part of the name.
- GO CMDSCDE for Scheduler
This is not a complete list.
If you know part of a command name, but forget the whole thing, key first few letters then * asterisk wild card to get list of all commands with that prefix.
- ADD to an object's contents
- CHG Change
- CLR Clear the contents of an object
- CRT Create an object
- DLT Delete an object
- DSP Display
- HLD Hold
- RLS Release from Hold
- STR Start
- WRK Work with
- Most WRK includes access to many other commands vs. same kind of objecrt, such as ADD CHG DEL
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