SELECTION_SVC(1) General Commands Manual SELECTION_SVC(1)
selection_svc - SunView selection service
selection_svc [ -d ]
This command is available with the software installation option. Refer
to for information on how to install optional software.
The SunView selection service handles the state and rank of various
selections for its client programs. A selection service is started
automatically by sunview(1). However, you can also start one explic-
itly using the selection_svc command.
-d Debug a client program. Use the alternate socket provided for
testing and debugging a client program. The second selection
service invoked with the -d handles a different set of selec-
tions, and can co-exist with one started in the normal fashion.
Each service responds only to requests directed to its own
socket. The client to be debugged can be directed to use the
``debugging'' service by using the seln_use_test_service() pro-
cedure, as described in the
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