lp5250d automatically drops output 1/2 inch and with font ID 12 no matter
what settings I try in CHGDEVPRT on as400 using no host print transform so
full page output always puts the last two lines on a new page.

lp5250d converts the spooled file into a very simple text file. It doesn't even try to use different fonts, manage the margins, etc. It just sends a very very simple text file.

If you want more advanced functionality than that, as well as finer-grained control, you should use Host Print Transform.

Unless, of course, you're willing to write an scs2gdi module for TN5250. In that case, be my guest!

This thread ...


Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2020 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].