CALL WTO Routine: z/OS

Sends a message to the system console.
z/OS specifics: All


CALL WTO (“text-string”);

Required Argument

is the message that you want to send. It should be no longer than 125 characters.


WTO is a DATA step call routine that takes a character-string argument and sends it to a system console. The destination is controlled by the WTOUSERROUT=, WTOUSERDESC=, and WTOUSERMCSF= SAS system options. If WTOUSERROUT=0 (the default), then no message is sent.