popup indication

A b3270 protocol message that indicates an asynchronous message to display.

Attribute/Member Always present? Type Purpose
type yes string Message type
text yes string Message contents
error no Boolean true if the message indicates an error, false otherwise

Message types

Message type Meaning
connect-error Error message from a connection attempt
error Error message
info Informational message
result Stray action output (should not happen)
printer Output from the pr3287 process (printer session)
child Output from other child process

Example (XML)

<popup type="error" text="login macro failed"/>

Example (JSON)

New in 4.2

{ "popup": { "type": "error", "text": "login macro failed" } }