I accept all that you say excepting with the issue of appearance. Now that I've seen shadow line windows, pushbuttons, radio buttons, subfiles w/scroll bar, and clickable selections I am convinced that green screen does not have to be a pig. I am convinced we have the ability to be more competitive with text-based screens than we are allowing ourselves to be. -----Original Message----- From: DAsmussen@aol.com [mailto:DAsmussen@aol.com] Sent: Wednesday, October 27, 1999 11:09 PM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: AS/400 vs. NT Booth, In a message dated 10/27/99 4:53:33 PM Eastern Daylight Time, email@example.com writes: > I wonder how we can make the green screen applications intuitive, easy to > use, pleasing to look at, and easily supported? Short answer - code them that way. Straight 5250 is ugly, so we cannot address your "pleasing to look at" request. .... JMHO, Dean Asmussen Enterprise Systems Consulting, Inc. Fuquay-Varina, NC USA E-mail: DAsmussen@aol.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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