InfoConnect for Airlines
StartTrace Method


Specifies the file to which data is written.
Specifies what to do if the file already exists. The default is OpenError.
Specifies what kind of trace to perform. The default is TraceDefault.
Starts capturing data coming from the host to a disk file.
Syntax
'Declaration
 
Function StartTrace( _
   ByVal fileName As String, _
   ByVal fileExistsOption As TraceFileExistsOption, _
   ByVal formatOption As TraceFormatOption _
) As ReturnCode
'Usage
 
Dim instance As ITerminal
Dim fileName As String
Dim fileExistsOption As TraceFileExistsOption
Dim formatOption As TraceFormatOption
Dim value As ReturnCode
 
value = instance.StartTrace(fileName, fileExistsOption, formatOption)

Parameters

fileName
Specifies the file to which data is written.
fileExistsOption
Specifies what to do if the file already exists. The default is OpenError.
formatOption
Specifies what kind of trace to perform. The default is TraceDefault.

Return Value

ReturnCode value indicates success or error conditions.
Remarks
Data being transmitted to the host can also be captured. The captured data includes all escape sequences and control codes, but does not include flow control, such as Xon/Xoff characters. The data is captured in binary format and is not translated in any way.
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