Basic Settings

  1. In the Fully Qualified CP name enter the Network Name for this SNA network in the first box. This should be obtained from the network administrator of the host system. In the second box following the period enter the Control Point (CP) name assigned to this machine. This should be obtained from the network administrator of the host system. The CP Name should match the Physical Unit (PU) name assigned to this machine as specified in the PU definition in VTAM for this machine.
  2. Duplicate the CP Name in CP alias.
  3. Enter the 8 digit hexadecimal Local Node ID which is used to identify this local system on the SNA network. The first 3 digits is the Block ID (IDBLK) number followed by the last 5 digits of the Physical Unit ID (IDNUM) (also known as the Node number). These numbers must correspond with the IDBLK and IDNUM fields of the PU definition for this machine as defined in VTAM on the host system.


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