• Subject: Re: IBM Enhanced Keyboard Differences
  • From: Pete Massiello <pmassiello@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 23 Dec 1997 08:23:43 -0500
  • Organization: OS Solutions International

Laura,

  First thing I would do is get the latest service pack which is SF45545
for V3R1M2 of Client Access.

Pete

Laura_Kett%ABIG@abig.com wrote:
> 
> Laura Kett @ ABIG
> 12/22/97 01:21 PM
> We are converting from a AIX-based System/36 emulation to the AS/400.  We
> are running OS/400 V4R1 and Client Access V3R1M2 SF41904.  Some of the
> special characters (like the square brackets) appear on the screen
> differently on the AS/400 Client Access session than they did on our 3151
> ASCII terminals.  These same differences are seen when I type on the Client
> Access keyboard.  But if I ftp the file back to the RS6000, I see the
> normal PC character.
> 
> We need Client Access to send and display the same characters as a PC
> normally produces.  I know we can remap the keyboard for each user in
> Client Access but that won't fix our screwy screens.  I have been reviewing
> the National Language Support manual but I haven't been able to effect any
> change yet.  Any suggestions?
> 
> Our AS/400 settings:
>      QCHRID    00697 00037
>      QCCSID    0037
>      QKBDTYPE  USB
> My Client Access settings:
>      Host code page 037
>      API setting    819
> 
> The special characters according to Client Access:
> ` 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 - = ? ? \ ; ' , . /
> ~ ! @ # $ % ? & * ( ) _ + { } | : " < > ?
> The special characters in standard ASCII mode:
> ` 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 - = [ ] \ ; ' , . /
> ~ ! @ # $ % ^ & * ( ) _ + { } | : " < > ?
> 
> Laura Kett
> American Reliable Insurance Company
> Scottsdale, AZ

-- 
Pete Massiello
OS Solutions International 
Phone: (203)-744-7854  Ext 11.
http://www.os-solutions.com
mailto:pmassiello@os-solutions.com
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