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This topic describes the parameters found in the [Miscellaneous] section of the CPF file.

  • AsyncDisconnectErr – AsyncDisconnectErr Enable/disable a process to receive disconnect errors asynchronously.
  • AsynchError – AsynchError Enable/disable processes to receive asynchronous errors.
  • BreakMode – BreakModeProgrammer mode response to the BREAK command.
  • CollectResourceStats – CollectResourceStatsControls whether system resource statistics are collected or not.
  • DisconnectErr – DisconnectErr Enable/disable a process to receive disconnect errors.
  • EnableLongStrings – EnableLongStringsEnable/disable a large stack space for long strings.
  • FileMode – FileMode Enable/disable writing to a non-existent file.
  • GlobalKillEnabled – GlobalKillEnabled Enable/disable KILL of an unsubscripted global.
  • IEEEError – IEEEErrorEnables or disables $DOUBLE returning INF and NAN values system-wide.
  • LineRecall – LineRecallEnable/disable command line recall for READ commands.
  • LogRollback – LogRollbackEnable/disable logging for transaction rollbacks.
  • MVDefined – MVDefinedSets MVBasic handling of undefined variables system-wide.
  • NodeNameInPid – NodeNameInPidBehavior when Caché makes a reference to the special variable $JOB.
  • NullSubscripts – NullSubscriptsEnable/disable null subscripts on global references.
  • OldZU5 – OldZU5Clear global vectors when switching namespace.
  • OpenMode – OpenMode Read/write mode to use when opening sequential files.
  • PopError – PopErrorWhen to pop error handlers off the stack.
  • RefInKind – RefInKindResult of $NAME and $QUERY when an extended global reference is the argument.
  • ScientificNotation – ScientificNotationEnables or disables lowercase "e" as scientific notation symbol system-wide.
  • SetZEOF – SetZEOF Behavior when Caché encounters an unexpected end-of-file when reading a sequential file.
  • ShutDownLogErrors – ShutDownLogErrorsEnable/disable writing of Caché system error log entries (see Caché System Error Log in the Monitoring Caché Using the Management Portal chapter of the Caché Monitoring Guide) to the console log file on shutdown.
  • SwitchOSdir – SwitchOSdirEnable/disable switching current working directories when changing namespaces.
  • SynchCommit – SynchCommit Enable/disable synchronizing TCOMMIT with the corresponding journal write operation.
  • TelnetNUL – TelnetNUL Suppress/issue Telnet NUL at end-of-line for Telnet transmission. Windows only.
  • TruncateOverflow – TruncateOverflowEnable/disable the <MAXNUMBER> error on numeric overflow.
  • Undefined – Undefined
  • UseNagleAlgorithm – UseNagleAlgorithmEnable/disable the Nagle algorithm for Telnet.
  • ViewPastData – ViewPastDataEnable $VIEW to examine data outside of Caché memory area.
  • ZaMode – ZaModeZALLOCATE (ZA) and ZDEALLOCATE (ZD) behavior.
  • ZDateNull – ZDateNull$ZDATE response to an invalid value.