DBL_CHRSET

User character set

 

 

USupported on UNIX
VSupported on OpenVMS

The DBL_CHRSET environment variable is used by VT‑style terminals to specify character sets other than USASCII for the Synergy windowing API.

Value

The escape sequence that designates the character set that should be used for all screen displays:

(B = USASCII

(A = British

(4 = Dutch

(Q = French Canadian

(R = French

(K = German

(Y = Italian

(Z = Spanish

(= = Swiss

Discussion

The escape character is not part of the environment variable’s definition. It is supplied by the runtime.

Refer to your terminal’s programming manual for more details and additional sequences.

Setting location

The environment.

Used by

Runtime.

Examples

On OpenVMS,

$ DEFINE DBL_CHRSET "(K"