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3270 Host Connection Program 2.1 and 1.3.3 for AIX: Guide and Reference

S/390 Host Double-Byte Character Set Emulation

HCON allows emulation for a double-byte character set (DBCS) (Japanese, Korean, and Traditional Chinese) display or a printer attached to a S/390 mainframe host. DBCS operation provides one- and two-byte character set support.

A DBCS emulation session operates in a window environment that supports DBCS data input and output operations. Printer sessions need a printer with capability to handle double-byte characters and field outlining.

A DBCS environment:

With Japanese Language Support, a DBCS environment:

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