• Subject: Re: PC Printers on Machine 36 running on OS/400 V3R7
  • From: Larry Bolhuis <lbolhui@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Oct 1999 23:41:01 -0400
  • Organization: Arbor Solutions, Inc

Yes you can.  Set up the printer so that you can print to it from the AS/400. 
Then update the *M36 config to include a printer one a port that does not exist
and set it so that the printer is pointing to the AS/400 output queue.  There
will be no writer running in the M/36 for this printer as the output will go
directly to the AS/400 queue instead.

 - Larry

 
> "Gavin L. Rulon" wrote:
> 
> Hello all!
> 
> If you read the Subject you have probably already deleted this message...**S**
> 
> We have a Machine 36 running on our AS/400 OS V3R7.
> 
> My question is, Can I use/map a PC printer (meaning LPT1 on a workstation)
> from a Machine 36??????
> The 400 has a NIC in it and we usually telnet into the 400 with WRQ 
>Reflections
> program...
> The user's Workstation is connect to the network, so he is connected to the
> 400/36 via UTP cable not Twinax...
> 
> My knowledge level is very close to Zero, so any information would be
> appreciated.
> 
> TIA,
> 
> Gavin

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