Art Tostaine, Jr. wrote:
> 
> I have an old time customer who wants to finally migrate to an AS/400.  We
> haven't heard from them in about 8 years, then, get me an AS/400!  They will
> run in 36 mode.  Can I run a 170 like an Advanced/36?  With real SSP, not
> 36/mode?.

All RISC machines can run SSP 7.X,,, since back around 3.6.... they
still
have to have OS/400 running but, that only has to have 1 terminal
attached...
other than that, it's a S/36 body and soul and I believe you get or can
get
Text Mgt with it.... In fact you can order most of the old S/36 stuff
with
the exception of communication type utilities which OS/400 can
handle....
Really pretty neat... but a 436 may be a better choice from a operations
stand point.....
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