VM/CMS CP DIAL Command
Logically connect via switched line, leased line, local terminal to a logged-on VM
Any Priviledge Class
The DIAL command is used to logically connect with a logged-on VM via a switched line, leased line, or
locally attached terminal.
DIAL | userid [vaddr]
userid The id of the logged-on VM
vaddr The virtual communications line that is to be used
Sys Responses: DIALED TO userid vaddr
Notes: The DIAL can only be used at logon time as a substitute for the LOGON command.
If issued from a real 3277 terminal RESET command must be used to drop the connection.
When connected the terminal operates under the exclusive control of that VM.
A 3066 system console or 3704/3705 control unit NCP lines are not eligible for use with