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Distorted Interactive Message

I am trying to use runcobol rmmapinx. Interactive message are getting distorted - as below.

 

(base) [root@ctreetest10 rmcobol] # runcobol rmmapinx

RM/COBOL Runtime - Version 12.12 for Linux Intel 32-Bit.
RM/COBOL Runtime System issued to Pharmacy Data Management Inc.
Copyright (c) 1985-2016 Micro Focus. All rights reserved.
Registration Number: 6E-1000-28423-9999

C?12lProvided In?25lIndexed File:
?1049h?12lB62;1H

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The extra characters you are seeing are control sequences being sent to the terminal. The fact that you are seeing them is probably due to a mismatch between the terminal for which the runcobol is configured, and the terminal emulation of your telnet session. (Assuming you are using terminal emulator rather than physical terminal.) If a simple adjustment of your terminal emulator session does not fix the problem, there is extensive information in the RM/COBOL User Guide.


Tom Morrison
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Thanks will try and let you know.

 

I am using MobaXterm.

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