Rich

At 01:03 PM 10/30/97 PST, you wrote:
>I have a client who offers the AltaVista Tunnel Client to their 
>employees.   If I received a tunnelling key from them what else would I 
>need to do emulation to their AS/400?  I have an internet account with a 
>local ISP and I have Windows95 loaded on my PC.

Assuming you're talking a TCP/IP connection, I recommend the Host On Demand
product from IBM. Version 2 gives you a pretty good TN5250 client, and it
runs in any browser. It's written completely in Java, too.

Go to <http://www.ibm.com> and look under Products for Networking.

You might also consider the fuller-function version of the HyperTerminal
app in Win 95. It's called HyperTerminal Private Edition, and there's a
free version that includes a reasonable 5250 emulation, I think—or it may
be the HyperAccess product by the same company. Anyway, take a look at
<http://www.hilgraeve.com/htpe.html>.

Both of these assume TELNEt is activated on the 400.

Cheers

Vernon Hamberg
Systems Software Programmer
Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
400 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN  55401-2499
(612) 371-1111 x480


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