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 RTVOBJTYPD      RETRIEVE OBJECT TYPE DESCRIPTION       TAAOBJZ

 The  Retrieve  Object   Type  Description  command  retrieves   a  text
 description   of  an  object   type.     For  example,  *JOBD   =  'Job
 description'.  The command may only be used in a CL program.

 A typical series of commands would be:

              DCL           &OBJTYPD *CHAR LEN(30)
               .
              RTVOBJTYPD    OBJTYPE(*...) OBJTYPD(&TEXT)

 Only lower case English is supported.

 Command parameters                                    *CMD
 ------------------

    OBJTYPE       The  object type to have the  text retrieved for.  For
                  the complete list, prompt for the command.

    OBJTYPD       The text description of  the object type.  It  must be
                  declared as *CHAR LEN(30).

 Restrictions
 ------------

 Because the  command returns a  variable, it may  only be used in  a CL
 program.

 Only lower case English is supported.

 Prerequisites
 -------------

      DSPOBJTYPD      Display object type description
      SNDESCMSG       Send escape message

 Implementation
 --------------

 None, the tool is ready to use.

 Objects used by the tool
 ------------------------

    Object        Type    Attribute      Src member    Src file
    ------        ----    ---------      ----------    ----------

    RTVOBJTYPD    *CMD                   TAAOBJZ       QATTCMD
    TAAOBJZC      *PGM       CLP         TAAOBJZC      QATTCL

Added to TAA Productivity Tools January 1, 1998


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