Joel Wells/Desktop Solutions <joelw%ameritech.net> wrote in "comp.terminals":
This is really not a terminal issue as such.Quote:
> I am working with a client that uses SMG for VT.
> I need documentation; if you know of any please let me know.
The SMG product (rumored to stand for "Screen Management Guidelines"
although "Screen Management Facility" is now the official name) is a
layered product that is used with the OpenVMS operating system from
the part of Compaq that once was called Digital Equipment.
SMG provides facilities for forms-based I/O on character-mode
asynchronous video terminals. Just remember to "paste" your form
after you have built it!
Some VMS documentation is still available from this Web URL:
and specifically for SMG:
Other archived information on using character-cell video terminals,
such as VT100s, with several operating systems is available from here:
Follow the link:
"Setting up your computer's operating system to support terminals."
...Richard S. Shuford