COMPORT STATUS.  Describes the ENABLE /DISABLE status of indexed comport.   2 = DISABLE means no communications halted to devices over this communications port.  A user  or script must DISABLE the comport.  This can be done from the STATION STATUS Display or %DCOMST.     BLUE 1 = ENABLE means communications enabled and no critical errors.  An asterisk (*) means comport not configured.

Syntax:         %ACOMST(comport number)

Arguments:    comport number

Example:       %ACOMST(1)

Return Value: 0 to 4

        0: OK

        1: BAD

        2: DISABLED


Alarm:   Communications Failure