Lynx is a text-based browser that's been around for ever. I don't know if it could be easily ported to the AS/400 (PASE?) but it would be a starting point. However I'm not sure I see the benefit to something like that, the web is almost useless from a 5250 screen. -Walden ------------ Walden H Leverich III President Tech Software (516)627-3800 x11 WaldenL@TechSoftInc.com http://www.TechSoftInc.com -----Original Message----- From: Brad Jensen [mailto:email@example.com] Sent: Thursday, January 10, 2002 11:56 To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: 5250 e-mail reader Chris Bipes wrote: > > Has any on written or found a mail reader for good old 5250 tubs? We > use a lot of them for various reasons and would like to offer e-mail > to all our users without the expense of a PC for 300 5250 users. This is one of the things I have been thinking about for my 5250 PC Termserver. The other thing I thought about (don't luagh....) is a text based web browser. > One should never put any thing more intelligent on the desktop than > that which is sitting behind the keyboard. Jan Megannon. So we should all have pet rocks on our desktops? (That was a little self-deprecating humor.) -- Brad Jensen email@example.com President Electronic Storage Corporation Tulsa OK USA 918-664-7276 LaserVault Report Retrieval & Data Mining www.Laservault.com www.eufrates.com - Add distance learning to your site with easy course preparation _______________________________________________ This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l or email: MIDRANGE-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.
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