[rfc-dist] RFC 4777 on IBM's iSeries Telnet Enhancements

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        RFC 4777

        Title:      IBM's iSeries Telnet Enhancements 
        Author:     T. Murphy Jr., P. Rieth,
                    J. Stevens
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       November 2006
        Mailbox:    murphyte at us.ibm.com, 
                    rieth at us.ibm.com, 
                    jssteven at us.ibm.com
        Pages:      47
        Characters: 104243
        Obsoletes:  RFC2877

        I-D Tag:    draft-murphy-iser-telnet-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4777.txt

This document describes the interface to the Telnet server on IBM's
iSeries line of midrange business computers.  This interface allows
Telnet clients to request a Telnet terminal or printer session using
specific session attributes related to device names, encryption,
language support, auto-sign-on, response codes, session association, etc.

These support functions are implemented primarily using the Telnet
Environment option negotiation RFC 1572 to define new USERVAR
variables that will be recognized by iSeries Telnet server.  This memo 
provides information for the Internet community.

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