This routine is equivalent to CAT_ASSOC
except that it allows the catalogue to be
specified using a GRP group expression (for instance, its name may be given within a
text file, etc.
). The first catalogue in the group expression is returned. Any other names
in the group expression are ignored. Supplemental information describing the separate
fields in the catalogue specification are also returned.
PARAM, VERB, MODE, CI, FIELDS, STATUS )
PARAM = CHARACTER
Name of the ADAM parameter.
VERB = LOGICAL (Given)
If TRUE then errors which
occur whilst accessing supplied catalogues are flushed so that the user can see them before
re-prompting for a new catalogue (verbose mode). Otherwise, they are annulled and a general
access file xyz" message is displayed before re-prompting.
MODE = CHARACTER
Type of catalogue access required:
CI = INTEGER (Returned)
FIELDS( 5 ) = CHARACTER
Each element contains the following on exit.
STATUS = INTEGER (Given and Returned)
The global status.
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