SET TRACEOUTPUT

Records tracing information.

Syntax

SET TRACE OUTPUT docname [APPEND]

Parameters

docname

The name of an application document.
All subsequent trace output is sent to the specified document.

APPEND

Indicates that subsequent trace output is to be appended to the existing contents of docname.

Comments

Normally, information generated by the commands SET COMMANDTIMING, SET FLOW, SET LEXTRACE, SET STRATEGY, SET TRACE, and SET TRANSACTION FLOW is displayed on the screen. The SET TRACE OUTPUT command enables you to redirect the output to docname.

Example

set trace output RecordTrace

Redirects tracing information to an application document called RecordTrace.

set trace output terminal

Tracing information is displayed on the terminal screen.

 

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