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Winet 6.45 released

Merge printing now allows large field counts which caused crashes before.

3270 Colour attributes are now configurable.

3270 Web Server supports Natural file transfer to configurable user folders on the server.

OpenSSL version 1.0.2a with bug and security fixes is supplied.

Winet 6.44 released

This is a bug fixing release.

Inet3270: Natural file upload record length has been increased from 2K to 5K to cater for long records. The spawning loop when auto starting a misconfigured 3287 printer is now prevented.

Inet3270WebServer now supports encrypted connections to mainframe properly.

SSL/TLS: SSLv2 and SSLv3 have been removed to prevent the POODLE vulnerability and OpenSSL has been updated to version 1.0.1j. Fixed display of Ciphers and Peer certificate.

LPR, LPD, LPD Service, Print Server Service and Inet3287PrintServiceCtrl have been fixed and enhanced.

The Help system has been updated.

Winet 6.43 released

This is a bug fix release.

Problems running on Terminal Server have been resolved.

Screen printing adding random characters at the end of lines has been fixed.

 

Winet 6.42 released

Print servers

InetPrintServer, InetPrintService, InetLPD and InetLPDService can be configured to receive UTF-8 characters and print any glyph in a Unicode font.
Translation tables have been implemented to convert between ANSI and Unicode.

Fixes and enhancements for InetHP, InetUts60, InetT27 and InetD211:

Unicode support to display and print any glyph in a Unicode font.
Translation tables have been implemented to convert between ANSI and Unicode.

Winet Help has been updated.

The latest OpenSSL version (1.0.1h) fixing the Heartbleed and other problems, is used.

Winet 6.40 Released

Unicode Support

3270, 5250 and VTx00 now support Unicode fonts for display and printing of all available glyphs.

3270 Enhancements

3270 support for viewing configurable number of history screens. Copying from and printing of a history screen is possible.

VTx00 Enhancements

  • VTx00 can be configured as a UTF-8 terminal.
  • VT double height/double width characters supported.
  • VT code pages properly implemented.
  • Many more sequences implemented and all sequences documented.

Inet3270WebServer

Improvements for better handling of colors, overlays and devices like mobile phones and tablets.

Winet 6.39 Released

Web3270 Updated

Resizable fonts, more function buttons, better keyboard handling and a tool to enter special characters have been implemented.

3287 Multiple Printer Print Services Released

The 3287 print service can handle multiple 3287 print sessions simultaneously. The service is controlled by a GUI program on the server and can be monitored by multiple clients on remote machines.

T27 Printer Print Through Implemented

Winet 6.38 Released

Web3270 is a program suite enabling the use of standard browsers as the user interface to a mainframe computer. This is accomplished with a special Windows Web server, Inet3270WebServer, that connects multiple sessions to multiple mainframes and serves the 3270 screens to browser sessions using the AJAX protocol. This system eases the roll-out of 3270 terminal emulators considerably.

Winet 6.35 Released

IRMA – Inet Remote Management Application

IRMA is a product to update Winet and other application software automatically over the Internet. The main purpose of IRMA is to roll out Winet updates and configuration changes automatically without having to visit workstations physically, thereby saving manpower and time. It can also be used to roll out or update any application software.

The Winet help file has been updated to reflect additions since Winet 6.31 including documentation for the user side of IRMA.

Winet 6.34 Released

Windows 7 Compatible

While it is true that the news has not been updated for five years, development has been going ahead all the time.

Apart from many bug fixes and minor improvements, the following features, listed in time order, have been added:

  • Macro recording and assigning interfaces. It is now much easier to create macros, and a simple interface offers you many ways to play them back.
  • A custom drop-down menu has been added for your own definitions.
  • Hotspots for 3270 terminals: An interface is provided to switch on various hot spots on your 3270 terminals, as well as to create your own custom ones. Previously it was only available via scripts.
  • New Tools menu item – New user interface to view/edit the toolbar items.
  • Added Right-Click functions to many terminal facilities.
  • Support Windows 7 including 64 bit version.
  • New HTML based Help system.
  • Inet true-type fonts: InetCons and InetCourier including South African language symbols.
  • New menu item “File>Create Shortcut”
  • Http proxy connections.
  • New interface to select special characters.
  • 3270: Natural Report Download.  Natural file uploads can handle both ANSI and UTF-8 encoded files.
  • Multiple translation tables with user interface. Translation table 4 implements IBM EBCDIC CodePage 037 using ANSI CodePage 1252. Translation table 5 implements IBM CodePage 1047 using ANSI CodePage 1252
  • Latest OpenSSL version 1.0.0d