X3270/Operator Information Area

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The x3270 Operator Information Area contains the following fields, from left to right:

X3270-oia.png

Mode
Text Mode
4AN NVT
4A TN3270 3270
4B? TN3270E unbound
4BN TN3270E NVT
4B TN3270E 3270
4BS TN3270E SSCP-LU
Message area
An X indicates a locked keyboard.
Text
(3270 font)
Text
(other font)
Meaning
X3270-no-connection.png X Not Connected No host session
X3270-dns.png X [DNS] Waiting for name resolution to complete
X3270-tcp.png X [TCP] Waiting for TCP connection to complete
X3270-telnet.png X [TELNET] Waiting for TELNET negotiation to complete
X3270-tn3270e.png X [TN3270E] Waiting for TN3270E negotiation to complete
X3270-proxy.png X [Proxy] Waiting for proxy negotiation to complete
X3270-field.png X [Field] Waiting for the host to format the screen (create an input field)
X3270-reconnecting.png X Reconnecting Reconnect operation in progress
X3270-inhibit.png X Inhibit Awaiting completion of a Query Reply
X3270-twait.png X Wait Waiting for the host to unlock the keyboard
X3270-syswait.png X SYSTEM Command acknowledged; waiting for the host to unlock the keyboard
X3270-deferred.png X Keyboard unlock delay active
X3270-scrolled.png X Scrolled n Display is scrolled back
X3270-protected.png X Protected Operator error: attempt to modify a protected field
X3270-overflow.png X Overflow Operator error: attempt to insert into a full field
X3270-numeric.png X NUM Operator error: attempt to place non-numeric character into a numeric field
X3270-dbcs.png X <S> Operator error: invalid DBCS operation
X3270-minus.png X -f Invalid AID in current mode
X3270-disabled.png X Disabled Keyboard disabled while script is running
Miscellaneous indications
These indicators are blank unless the condition is active.
Symbol
(3270 font)
Symbol
(other font)
Meaning
M M Meta key is pressed
A A Alt key is pressed
^ Shift key is pressed
α α APL mode
Cx Cx Compose operation in progress, with x as the first key
T T Typeahead is buffered
R R Reverse-input mode
I Insert mode
P P Printer session active
n n Screen tracing active
Digit 0-9 if less than 10 screens traced
+ if 10 or more screens traced
K K Temporary keymap active
s s Script active
LU name
The logical unit name indicated by the host during TELNET negotiation.
Timing
If the showTiming resource is true, this indicates how long the emulator waited for the host to respond to the last AID. It also appears when a pending connection takes more than one second to complete.
Cursor position
Row and column, with 001/001 at the upper left.

Note: The TLS state is not represented in the x3270 OIA. It is in the upper right-hand corner of the window.