tape baking

Ron Pool amp1ron at gmail.com
Thu Jul 6 14:21:46 CDT 2017


Thanks, Chuck!

On Thu, Jul 6, 2017 at 3:05 PM, Chuck Guzis via cctalk <
cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:

> On 07/06/2017 11:43 AM, Paul Koning via cctalk wrote:
>
> > EBCDIC is easy, just grab an IBM Green Card.  I'd recomment not using
> > a translation if possible, since translations are likely to be lossy.
> > There are EBCDIC characters that have no ASCII analog.
>
> All else being equal, I'd agree--but you can either work with a .tap
> file or the individual filemark separated files, which means that you'll
> also have read the label records and interpret them to get the file name
> and blocking.
>
> All in all, if you're not used to this, the ASCII should do.
>
> --Chuck
>
>


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Ron Pool <amp1ron at gmail.com>


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