2017-09-30 07:39:11 UTC
I was able to use the makedasd script successfully.
I am unable to successfully connect to Hercules via either telnet or x3270 to run the IPL.
telnet gives me the introductory
Hercules version 3.12 built on Jan 4 2016 05:12:27
running on andrew-Inspiron-555 (Linux-4.4.0-83-generic.#106-Ubuntu SMP Mon Jun 26 17:54:43 UTC 2017 x86_64 MP=4)
Connected to device 0:0009
But then remains both deaf and mute. No response to any commands.
X3270 gives me the introductory Hercules screen, but after clearing and resetting the screen goes into a permanent wait state after any input.
I can connect via port 8081.
I have made sure port 3270 is open listening and not blocked by any firewall.
Can anyone advise me on next steps to try? Is this a workable OS or should I be trying something else?
Should I try Hyperion instead?