TBUF

Terminal output buffer size

 

 

USupported on UNIX

 

The TBUF environment variable specifies the size of the terminal output buffer.

Value

The size of the output buffer in bytes. It must be a value greater than 0 but less than 2048.

Discussion

The default value is 128 bytes. Setting TBUF to a value greater than 128 may result in longer delays between updates.

Note

TBUF only works if system option #12 is set with DBLOPT.

Setting location

The environment.

Used by

Runtime.

Examples

TBUF=256  ;export TBUF