File No. S/5250-06, 08, 09
IBM 5250 Information Display System
Functions Reference Manual
Third Edition (May, 1980)
This is a major revision of, and obsoletes, SA21-9247-1. Because the changes
and additions are extensive, this publication should be reviewed in its entirety.
Changes are periodically made to the information herein; changes will be reported
in technical newsletters or in new editions of this publication.
This publication is for system programmers familiar with SNA (system network
architecture) and SDLC (synchronous data link control). It contains information
about programming the 5250 Information Display System devices. This
publication contains examples of the data streams used by the 5250 devices. All
names used in these examples are fictitious and any similarity to names or
addresses used by an actual business enterprise is coincidental.
This document is provided for use in conjunction with other I BM publications,
and IBM ma|