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2.2.2 Setting Up CoCoA for the Tutorial
If you are using an HTML version of the manual skip this section.
Some of the information from the online manual (and results of CoCoA
calculations, in general) may scroll off of the screen. It is best to
run CoCoA from a system that has scrollable windows with enough
room to hold the output from each CoCoA command.
Under X-windows, you might try running CoCoA from an xterm started
with the command xterm -sb -sl 512
(scroll bar enabled,
saving 512 lines). In addition, you may want to increase the vertical
size of your window, e.g., xterm -sb -sl 512 -geometry 80x40
under X-windows. Better yet: run CoCoA from a shell
IF YOU DO NOT HAVE SCROLLABLE WINDOWS: enter the command
to receive output 20 lines at a time. As long as there
is output waiting to be printed, you will be prompted to enter
to get the next 20 lines. You may type H.SetMore(N)
order to get N lines at a time instead of 20.
to continue. (The Browse
command will be assumed
from now on.)