- ‘HELP’ displays information about using the online help statement.
- A help request for the syntax of an SQL statement. If this topic is not followed by a specific statement, a list of commands is displayed for that topic.
- A help request for one of the client utilities. These are the topics about which HELP is requested. If these topics are not followed by a specific utility name, a list of commands is displayed for that topic.
- An optional specific SQL statement or client utility command name.
Examples: HELP Online Form
|HELP 'SQL';||List of SQL statements and their syntax.|
|HELP 'MULTILOAD';||List of MultiLoad commands and their syntax.|
|HELP 'SQL UPDATE';||Syntax for the SQL UPDATE statement.|
|HELP 'SPL';||List of all SQL procedure DDL and control statements and their syntax.|
|HELP 'SPL IF';||Syntax, semantics, and usage of the SQL procedure IF control statement.|