At 04:14 AM 12/3/1997 -0500, you wrote:
>Hello everybody,
>maybe I missed something, but I have a problem with a filetransfer to PC
>and from PC with CA/400 for Win95/NT under NT 4.0 SP3.
>I have an AS/400-file with one field. It is 128 Bytes long and does contain
>only "legal" characters (0-9, A-Z, -, +). Whenever I try to transfer it
>with rtopcb or interactive I get the field data in HEX. There seems to be
>no possibility to transfer it as normal CHAR.
>With DOS CA/400 it works without problems. I have no difficulties under
>DOS. I need to transfer them correctly because I have some batch-files to
>transfer and process the files. I don't like to write a program which
>changes the HEX-notation back to normal ASCII.
>Has anybody some ideas how and why this happens? Is there a possibility to
>use the DOS-transfer-programs like it is with the OS/2-CA/400 (you know,
>virtual DOS)?

I think there's a setting in CA concerning CCSID 65535 that you need to
set. Help, anyone?


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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