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Documentation Conventions

Symbols

The following symbols may appear in command syntax:

Table 2. Symbols in Command Syntax

Symbol |

Usage

The orsymbol is used to denote a choice. Either the argument on the left or the argument on the right may be used. Example:

YES | NO In this example, YES or NO may be specified.

[]

Denotes optional arguments. Those arguments not enclosed in square brackets are required. Example:

APPLDEST DEST [ALTDEST] In this example, DEST is a required argument and ALTDEST is optional.

{}

Some documents use braces to denote required arguments, or to group arguments for clarity. Example:

COMPARE {workload} - REPORT={SUMMARY | HISTOGRAM} The workload variable is required. The REPORT keyword must be specified with a value of SUMMARY or HISTOGRAM.

_

Default values are underscored. Example:

COPY infile outfile - [COMPRESS={YES | NO}] In this example, the COMPRESS keyword is optional. If specified, the only valid values are YES or NO. If omitted, the default is YES.

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