IBM Virtual Machine
Systems Reference Manual
Release 1 PLC 5
This publication describes the BASIC language facility of
the I BM Virtual Machine Facility/370 (VM/370). It
includes a precise description of the language as well as a
guide to creating and running BASIC programs under the
Conversational Monitor System (CMS) of VM/370.
This edition is a major revision of,and makes obsolete, GC20-1803-0. The
document has been reorganized to allow easy access to CP/CMS usage
information, BASIC language structure and elements, and reference
information. Changes herein also reflect changes and enhancements of the
BASIC language processor.
This edition corresponds to Release 1 PLC 5 (Program Level Change) of
the IBM Virtual Machine Pacility/370 and to all subsequent modifications
until otherwis(~ indicated in new editions or Technical Newsletters.