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The Apache HTTP Server Reference Manual
by Apache Software Foundation
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27.1  Overview of the Apache EBCDIC Port

Version 1.3 of the Apache HTTP Server is the first version which includes a port to a (non-ASCII) mainframe machine which uses the EBCDIC character set as its native codeset.

(It is the SIEMENS family of mainframes running the BS2000/OSD operating system1 . This mainframe OS nowadays features a SVR4-derived POSIX subsystem).

The port was started initially to

This section serves as a rationale to describe some of the design decisions of the port to this machine.

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