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1.7 Restrictions and Limitations

The following restrictions and limitations apply to the use of the multilingual support facilities:

Compiled Language

LRTB

DBCS

RLTB

LRTB

Yes

Yes *2*4

Yes *1

DBCS *2

Yes *3

Yes

Yes *1*3

RLTB

Yes *1

Yes *1*2*4

Yes

 

 

     *1 indicates that some screen panels may appear strange in a dynamic switch between the languages. Recompilation would be recommended.

     *2 indicates that the machine must have IBM i or CPF DBCS support for the language being used as a primary or secondary language.

     *3 indicates that the display device should be DBCS capable or the operating system will issue an inquiry message indicating the device is non-DBCS. Recompilation is recommended if non-DBCS capable display devices are to be used.

     *4 indicates that recompilation is recommended if DBCS capable display devices are to be used.

Refer also to Handling Multilingual Text.