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OMI - Set Device Parameters

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5.4.26 Set device parameters

(Operation type 45) sets parameters for subsequent operations to the device. The device parameters of the request pertain only to the mnemonic space contained in the request. The fields of the set device parameters request and their sequence shall be:

  1. Environment: <LS> the server's environment for the device.
  2. Device name: <LS> the server's name for the device from the open device response.
  3. Client identifier: <SS> $Job (see ANSI/MDC X11.1) of the client process making the request, an ASCII string of decimal digits.
  4. Style: <SI> 0 denotes the positional style, and 1 denotes the keyword style of parameters. All other values are reserved.
  5. Device parameters: <LS> as defined in 5.3.7.
  6. Mnemonic space: <SS> the server's name for the mnemonic space to which these device parameters apply.
<LS> <LS> <SS>
<LI> Environment <LI> Device Name <SI> Client ID

<SI> <LS> <SS>
Style <LI> Device Params <SI> Mnemonic Space

Figure 47 – Set device parameters request

The response shall consist of a header only.

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