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REXX Reference Summary Handbook


Title     REXX Reference Summary Handbook 
Author    Dick Goran 
Publisher CFS Nevada, Inc.
          (see EMail Addresses)
          (see Internet - Web Pages)
Edition   Fourth Edition 1997 
Price     $31.95 + $4.0 S & H 
          In Deutschland erhaeltlich 
          beim "IBM Literatur Service"
          SRL & PUBORDER number 
          S246-0078-02
ISBN      Fourth Edition 
           0-9639854-3-4
          Third Edition:
           0-9639854-2-6
Language  English
Type      Book, 268 pages 
Source    CFS Nevada, Inc.
          In Deutschland erhältlich
          beim "IBM Literatur Service".

"REXX Reference Summary Handbook" is the best reference for OS/2 REXX 
available! It's also the best and most complete reference about the setup 
strings for WPS objects. 
It's a really 'must have' for every REXX programmer. 
Here's an extract of the Table of Contents for the fourth edition taken 
from the announcement on the web page: 
   *  1. Language Summaries 
   *    1.1 Basic Fundamentals and Structure 
   *    1.2 Keyword Instructions 
   *    1.3 System Commands & Subcommand Environments 
   *    1.4 Built-In Functions 
   *  2. REXX External Function Modules 
   *    2.1 REXXUTIL functions 
   *  3. Other Rexx External Function Modules 
   *    3.1 REXXLIB Functions 
   *    3.2 RXWINDOW functions 
   *  4. Workplace Shell 
   *    4.1 WPS Objects 
   *    4.2 WPS Classes - Prior to WARP 3.0 
   *    4.3 WPS Classes - WARP Version 3.0 
   *    4.4 WPS Classes - WARP Version 4.0 
   *    4.5 WPS Objects: Key Values / Pairs 
   *    4.6 DOS/Win-OS/2 Settings 
   *  5. WPTools 
   *    5.1 WPTools Functions 
   *  6. RxFTP - REXX File Transfer Protocol 
   *    6.1 RxFTP Return Values 
   *    6.2 RxFTP Functions 
   *  Appendix A: ASCII and IBM Character Set 
   *  Appendix B: Codes Returned by SysGetKey 
   *  Appendix C: REXXLIB Video Attributes 
   *  Appendix D: REXX Error Codes 
 
 Note:  see the sections New REXXUTIL functions in WARP, Setup strings for 
        the LaunchPad (3.0) or Setup strings for Printer objects for some 
        extracts from the third edition of this book. 
   
 Note:  There's an review of this book in the magazine EDM/2 (Volume 2, 
        Issue 9 Oct. 1994). 
   

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