Invoke the Form and Menu Language Interpreter and open files
. By convention, each filename must be of the form
, depending on the type of object being opened.
Load the list of pathname aliases specified in the file afile
. Entries have the form alias
. Once this file is loaded, you can use the shorthand notation
to refer to a long pathname.
Load the list of command aliases specified in the file cfile
. This file allows you to modify the default behavior of FMLI commands or create new commands.
Load file ifile
, which specifies startup features such as the introductory frame, banner information, screen colors, and labels.