Host Communication String


Event name (WaitForCommString "Text", "Count")

Event Properties

Begins a wait that is satisfied by the reception of the specified string from the host. The operation containing this event is paused until the wait expires or is satisfied.

For VT and character mode HP hosts, you can wait for datastream sequences that include nonprintable characters using the Model Debug Messages dialog box. As the terminal processes characters, you can copy and paste text into the Text box to configure operations that include raw host communications.


Event Parameters

Text Argument type: String

The string received from the host that can terminate the wait.

Count Argument type: Numeric
  Specifies the number of times a string is received from the host. The default value is 1.