dversion - Select a new DRAMA version.


Select a new DRAMA version.


This command selects the specified DRAMA version. It allows the DRAMA version to be changed after a dramastart command has been done, without starting a new shell

It should be noted that if particular sub-system is not defined in the new version, then the related environment variables are not changed.

It should be noted that the new version specification does not impact already running tasks.

This program is currently only available on Unix implementations of DRAMA (including (Linux and Mac Os X).


A version file name. The file type .ver is assumed and the script will search the following the default directory and the $DRAMA directory for this version file. A version file contains entries of the form


Where the string on the left of the equals sign is A DRAMA sub-system and the string on the right is the version of the sub-system to enable.

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