PicLan Version 126.96.36.199 Release Announcement
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PicLan version 188.8.131.52 is currently being released for all client platforms
January 29, 1998
PicLan verison 184.108.40.206 is currently being released as a client-only
release. This release may be used in conjunction with any 2.0.0.x
This release includes terminal emulation support for DBCS languages.
It is been tested specifically with Windows 95 - Japanese. Supported
features include bidirectional character-set translation allowing the Pick
host system to store DBCS sequences that contain system delimiters.
32-bit Windows DSG
The PL-DSG32.EXE program operates under Windows 95 and Windows NT as a
32-bit PicLan DOS Services Gateway. This release includes support
Transparent printing to through the Windows spooler
Use PL-ASSIGN #=dsg!WIN ... syntax
PL-ASSIGN 10=DSG!WIN LPT1:
PL-ASSIGN 10=DSG!WIN COM1:
PL-ASSIGN 10=DSG!WIN PrinterName
PL-ASSIGN 10=DSG!WIN //Server/ShareName
Long file name support during file transfer operations
Use of Winsock 2
The PLAN32S.EXE helper application has been modified to use WS2_32.DLL
instead of WSOCK32.DLL.
User Definable Winsock DLL
You can add an entry to PL-CFG.INI to cause PLAN32S.EXE to use an alternate
Windows Socket DLL. This is intended for environments where the Microsoft
WS2_32.DLL has been replaced by another vendors DLL and this 3rd-party
Winsock provider does not supply adequate IPX support. You enter
the path to the desired DLL in PL-CFG.INI as: