# jCL X
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The command halts execution of the program and returns control to the shell.
- text is any text to be displayed on exit.
- + suppress a NEWLINE at exit or after text output.
The X command returns control directly to the shell.
F-OPEN 1 SALES XCannot Open SALES file!
The X command stops execution of the program if the file SALES cannot be opened, and displays a suitable message.
See also List processing
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