In this release we have we have added support for devices from Point Mobile and Urovo. We have made it easier to import client SSL certificates, made it possible to change the cursor color and scale the toolbar button font size. Battery optimization can be ignored. This will stop Android from disconnecting your sessions while they are in the background. The 5250 version supports Unicode characters and the VT version supports Korean characters.
The upgrade is free for customers who purchased earlier versions of the Glink for Android products with support.
What is new in version 2.4.7
Supports Point Mobile devices
Supports Urovo devices
Improved import of SSL client certificates
Mapping of modifier keys (Ctrl/Shift/Alt)
Configurable cursor color
Scaling of button font size
Option to ignore Battery optimization
5250: Only scanner input in selector pen field
5250: New handling of barcodes that are too long for field
5250: Support for Unicode characters
VT: Support for Korean characters
VT: Corrected white-screen issue
Minor corrections and improvements
Glink for Android is available on the Google Play Store and in G&R's online webshop as four different apps:
Glink is a full version that includes all emulations and communication protocols. Glink is used to access applications running on Bull, IBM, DEC, UNIX and Linux host systems. Glink has emulations for the IBM 3270 and 5250 terminals, Bull Questar DKU7107 and DKU7211 terminals, Bull VIP7800, VIP7760 and VIP7700 terminals, and DEC VT320 and VT102 terminals. ANSI 3.64 is supported for general communications work.
Glink 3270 is used to access applications running on IBM host systems. Glink 3270 emulates all IBM 3270 terminals and uses the TN3270 protocol for communication with the host systems.
Glink 5250 is used to access applications running on IBM iSeries systems. Glink 5250 emulates all IBM 5250 terminals and uses the TN5250 protocol for communication with the host systems. TN5250 Enhanced Display Auto Sign-On supported.
Glink VT is used to access applications running on UNIX, Linux and DEC host systems. Glink VT emulates DECVT100/220/320/420 terminals and uses the Telnet protocol for communication with the host systems.