Mark, Check out Albert York's TN5250. This allows quick and dirty green screen access. And I'm sure you can work something out with Albert on licensing and forcing it to connect to your system. All you have to open up thru your firewall is TelNet. Goto http://www.ignite400.org/html/software.htm and it is the first thing listed. Bob -----Original Message----- From: Mark A. Manske [SMTP:email@example.com] Sent: Friday, October 01, 1999 2:04 PM To: 'MidRange AS/400' Subject: Green Screen access for customers - suggestions?? Hello; I am a Sr. Project Lead at a distribution company. We have customers that would like to dial into our AS/400 have restricted access through the AS/400 security and be able to change their SRP's. Here is the issue; we do not want to use Hyperterm; too clumsy and not very nice to look at. Our preference would be Client Access - I am unclear of the IBM licensing issues with regards to this option; not to mention the thing that concerns us the most is the security issues with regards to being able to do file uploads and downloads. With this in mind, is there a way to set CA up so that you do not have access to upload/download; short of burning your own copy and leaving out the *.EXE's that perform those functions; or having to go to each customer site to install CA and "remove features" after the fact. This all in all would still not stop a savvy "geek" to get a full copy of CA and still have access to upload/download by re-installing it. Bottom line, is there anything our there that functions like the old dumb terminals we all grew up with (ok I'm dating myself, I have worked on a S/3 , S/34, S/36, S/38 (mod 8) talk about needing a whole floor for a system) It does not matter if they call our server or the AS/400; I am just looking for thoughts and ideas to how this could be accomplished economically for our customers and simplistic for the company so the knowledge can be passed on painlessly. Thank you in advance for any help.. Mark A. Manske [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sr. Project Lead Minter-Weisman +--- | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: email@example.com +--- +--- | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: firstname.lastname@example.org +---
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