Leif -- Yup ... ain't it wonderful! <grin> -- Don -----Original Message----- From: Leif Svalgaard [mailto:email@example.com] Sent: Friday, September 07, 2001 2:57 PM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Palm PDA <--> as/400 From: Schenck, Don <Don.Schenck@pfizer.com> > Writing a "Conduit" is special. > The AppForge web site can guide you. ===> that is exactly what I meant. Something simple (like sockets) has been turned into something "special" and complicated called a "conduit". > From: Leif Svalgaard [mailto:email@example.com] > > From: Steve Richter <srichter@AutoCoder.com> > > How does the palm connect to the 400? Cable the palm to a pc, pc to the 400? > > If you are comfortable programming on the pc, sockets work well once you > > get the core socket code to work > > I fiddled with (actually hacked http://lthaler.free.fr/lftp.htm ) a program to > ftp between Palm/AS400. This was very tricky. The Palm socket implementation > barely works and things have to be done in weird and non-standard ways. > Not that easy, I'm afraid, although I did get it to work. But what should have been > an afternoons work turned out to take two weeks, and there are things in the > code that I still don't understand why it has to be the way it is. > _______________________________________________ This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l or email: MIDRANGE-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.
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