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Checking interpreter status


show status;  
This command will report the current print_length and whether verbose mode and argument checking are turned on. It will also list all the functions that are being traced  or profiled , and all the outstanding background variables  and whether the corresponding jobs have completed.

<Nesl> show status;
verbose on
arg_check on
print_length = 100
traced functions:
background variables:
  X (done)
  Y (waiting on PSC Cray C90 (mario))

Guy Blelloch
Tue Nov 28 18:37:09 EST 1995