---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Fri, 01 Dec 2006 12:04:42 -0600 From: Jeff Stevens <jstevens@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Reply-To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion <midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx> To: midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx Newsgroups: midrange.midrange-l Subject: RFC 4777 on IBM's iSeries Telnet Enhancements A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries. RFC 4777 Title: IBM's iSeries Telnet Enhancements Author: T. Murphy Jr., P. Rieth, J. Stevens Status: Informational Date: November 2006 Mailbox: murphyte@xxxxxxxxxx, rieth@xxxxxxxxxx, jssteven@xxxxxxxxxx Pages: 47 Characters: 104243 Obsoletes: RFC2877 See-Also: I-D Tag: draft-murphy-iser-telnet-04.txt URL: http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4777.txt This document describes the interface to the Telnet server on IBM's iSeries line of midrange business computers. This interface allows Telnet clients to request a Telnet terminal or printer session using specific session attributes related to device names, encryption, language support, auto-sign-on, response codes, session association, etc. These support functions are implemented primarily using the Telnet Environment option negotiation RFC 1572 to define new USERVAR variables that will be recognized by iSeries Telnet server. This memo provides information for the Internet community.