IC90886: PCOM: HOST CODEPAGE 1160-THAI EURO HAS INCORRECT CHARACTERS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • z/OS v1.11, ISPF v6.1
    PCOMM win/XP v6.0 with Host-codepage=838-Thai
    Windows/XP with Regional setting=Thai, codepage is 874.
    
    when I change PCOMM Host-codepage from 838-Thai to 1160-Thai
    Euro, found incorrect display for some chars. 1160 is based on
    838 + euro sign at X'FE'.
    

Local fix

  • Use Host-codepage 838
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All Thai CP1160 users                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Users with host code page 1160 Euro     *
    *                      cannot display come characters.         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Thai users of host code page 1160 Euro cannot display EBCDIC
    0x4a Cent sign, 0x6a Vertical Bar, 0xfe Euro sign and 0x5f
    Logical Not.
    

Problem conclusion

  • PCSWS.EXE and PCSCDRA.DLL have been changed to correct the
    code mapping in 1160 conversion table for 0x4a, 0x6a, 0xfe
    and 0x5f characters.
    
    Fix scheduled for PCOM 6.0.8 Refresh Pack
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC90886

  • Reported component name

    PCOMM V5 COMBO-

  • Reported component ID

    5639I7000

  • Reported release

    600

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-03-15

  • Closed date

    2013-04-25

  • Last modified date

    2013-04-25

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Modules/Macros

  • PCSCDRA  PCSWS
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    PCOMM V5 COMBO-

  • Fixed component ID

    5639I7000

Applicable component levels

  • R601 PSY

       UP

  • R602 PSY

       UP



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More support for:

Personal Communications

Software version:

6.0

Reference #:

IC90886

Modified date:

2013-04-25

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