MPE Download Instructions:

All programs with .std extension are in STORE/RESTORE format. Download them to your workstation then upload them using a binary file transfer method.

FTP Method:

open your.hpe3000.address
user username
pass password
bin
put c:subdirfilename.std BEECHSTD;rec=-256,1,f,binary;code=2501
quit

Reflection Terminal Emulator Method:

  • Log on to your hpe3000 in a Reflection session.
  • Open the file transfer dialog box. (File menu, then click Transfer)
  • Enter downloaded file (FILENAME.std) for the local file name and BEECHSTD for the host file name.
  • Select binary mode.

  • Click SETUP, then select the WRQ tab and enter 256 in the “RECORD SIZE” text box.
  • Click Attributes, then enter 1 for Blocking Factor, 2501 for File Code, Record Type BINARY, and Record Format FIXED.

  • Click OK, then OK again.
  • Click transfer to host (highlighted in GREEN above.)

Minisoft Terminal Emulator Method:

  • Log on to your HPe3000 in a Minisoft window.
  • Enter file equation:
  • FILE BEECHSTD;REC=128,1,F,BINARY;CODE=2501
  • File menu, Send File to Host.
  • Select Binary mode
  • Enter Record size 256
  • Enter downloaded file (FILENAME.std) for the local file name and *BEECHSTD for the host file name.
  • Click TRANSFER

Once the file is on your machine it should similar to this:


:listf filename,2
ACCOUNT=  ACCOUNT       GROUP=  PUB

FILENAME  CODE  ------------LOGICAL RECORD-----------  ----SPACE----
SIZE  TYP        EOF      LIMIT R/B  SECTORS #X MX

FILENAME          128W  FB          53         53   1       64  2 11

To install your software:

The following lists the contents of the Store To Disk File:

:FILE BEECHSTD;DEV=DISC
:RESTORE *BEECHSTD;@.@.@;LISTDIR
                        >> TURBO-STORE/RESTORE VERSION C.60.15  B151AA  <<
                             (C) 1986 HEWLETT-PACKARD CO. 

RESTORE *BEECHSTD;@.@.@;LISTDIR 

WED, NOV 1, 2000,   3:00 PM

MPE/iX MEDIA DIRECTORY 

MEDIA NAME        : STORE/RESTORE-HP/3000.MPEXL
MEDIA VERSOIN     : MPE/iX COMPRESSED
MEDIA FORMAT MEDIA NUMBER      : 1 

MEDIA CREATION DATE TUE, OCT 31, 2000,  5:17 PM 

STORE ^indfile;*t;compress=high;rename 

MEDIA CREATED WITH THE FOLLOWING OPTIONS
OPTION HIGH COMPRESSOIN
MEDIA RECORD SIZE : 32768
INTERLEAVE DEPTH  : 1 

FILENAME GROUP    ACOUNT  CREATOR                  MEDIA      SET
LPREADME.PUB     .BEECHGLN MGR    .BEECHGLN >=         1
LPRESET4.PUB     .BEECHGLN MGR    .BEECHGLN >=         1
LPRESET6.PUB     .BEECHGLN MGR    .BEECHGLN >=         1
LPUDC   .PUB     .BEECHGLN MGR    .BEECHGLN >=         1

The following demonstrates extracting the files to your local group:

:FILE BEECHSTD;DEV=DISC
:RESTORE *BEECHSTD;@.@.@;LOCAL
>> TURBO-STORE/RESTORE VERSION C.60.15  B151AA  <<
(C) 1986 HEWLETT-PACKARD CO.

RESTORE *T;@.@.@;LOCAL

WED, NOV 1, 2000,   3:02 PM

WILL RESTORE     4 FILES         ; NUMBER OF FILES ON MEDIA       4

FILES RESTORE :                                         4