ASCII is a whole family of character encodings, it is not just one. Likewise, EBCDIC is a whole family... There is many different EBCDICs, and the caret symbol is NOT the same in all of them.


On 9/1/2015 10:02 AM, Michael Ryan wrote:
Hi folks -

I'm translating ASCII to EBCDIC from data receiving in a socket call. I'm
getting an ASCII '5E' which is the '^' symbol. I need to translate it to
EBCDIC and have the same character. All the other translation works fine,
but this is translating to the logical not symbol '¬', which is an EBCDIC

I can't find the '^' symbol in any translation EBCDIC charts. How could I
do this? I plan to do it in RPG with a scan/replace of hex characters.


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