Eli User Interface Reference Manual
A command that includes an angle bracket (> or <) requests Eli
to copy the contents of a specified object into another object.
The copy is performed only if the status level
of the specified object is no lower than
-> sets.specs +debug :exe > prog -> prog < sets.specs +debug :exe
If the destination object is a directory, the label
of the specified object is used to name the new copy.
The label of a source file is
the last component of the pathname of the source file.
The label of a derived object is source-label.type-name
where type-name is the name of the output type
of the tool that produced it
(see Top of Products and Parameters)
and source-label is the label of the source file
from which it is derived.
For example, the label of
If a list is copied into a directory, each element of the list is copied individually into the directory.
If the destination object is omitted from a copy-to odin-command, the specified object is displayed on the current standard output device. For example, the odin-command:
-> sets.con >
displays the file named
If only the destination object is specified in a copy-from odin-command,
the specified object is given to the host-system editor
indicated by the
-> prog.c <