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The Question is:

how do I create a shortcut for a command at the $ prompt.
for example, I want to use new instead of newsrdr to get into
news reader. I tried adding
$new :== newsrdr
in my login.com file but it didn't work.
and what is the difference between define/key and := and =?
Thanks a lot!

The Answer is :

  This information is covered in the OpenVMS User's Manual, as well as in
  the DCL Dictionary.
  The OpenVMS User's Manual is accessable at:
  Also see "DCL1. How do I run a program with arguments?" in the OpenVMS
  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), available at:

answer written or last revised on ( 13-FEB-2001 )

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