Initial System Setup
OpenSSA probably run best in terminal mode. It is tested with
, gnome-term, etc. Set screen size to 80x40 with fixed font size as large as possible. Set screen to White on Black or Black on White to taste.
for recommended settings.
Make sure terminal generates correct escape sequences for the following keys. (with that coded in terminfo).
Used for Help, although not many are implemented.
Fetch another program directly.
List and Select
End or F5
Accept Key. To end form input before last field, end array input, select row in array display.
Ctrl-C (Intr) or Escape
Abort an input or array.
Insert and delete rows in array input mode.
Scroll up or down in array mode.
In general, an empty first field ends an input.
Select Control from Menu in each package.
System Control Layer
Customer Purchase Order