Table of Contents


  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to PowerExchange
  3. DBMOVER Configuration File
  4. Netport Jobs
  5. PowerExchange Message Logs and Destination Overrides
  6. SMF Statistics Logging and Reporting
  7. PowerExchange Security
  8. Secure Sockets Layer Support
  9. PowerExchange Alternative Network Security
  10. PowerExchange Nonrelational SQL
  11. PowerExchange Globalization
  12. Using the PowerExchange ODBC Drivers
  13. PowerExchange Datatypes and Conversion Matrix
  14. Appendix A: DTL__CAPXTIMESTAMP Time Stamps
  15. Appendix B: PowerExchange Glossary

Running the ICU makeconv Utility

Running the ICU makeconv Utility

The makeconv utility converts a source code page definition from a UCM file into a binary CNV file.
The makeconv utility is an open source program that is available from the ICU Web site.
The makeconv utility embeds the ICU version number into the CNV file name.
If you created custom code pages with earlier versions of ICU, you must regenerate the CNV files using the V900 version of the makeconv utility.
Use the following syntax to run the makeconv utility and build a binary CNV file for the code page
makeconv -p ICUDATA
When you run the V900 version of the makeconv utility, The generated .cnv file names are prefixed with the letters PM. For example, if you run the makeconv utility for the code page
, the generated file is named PM
You can use the makeconv utility on the following systems:
  • i5/OS. On i5/OS, the makeconv utility runs as a *PGM from a SBMJOB command.
  • UNIX and Linux.
  • Windows.
  • z/OS. On z/OS, the makeconv utility runs within the HFS UNIX system.
For more information, see the ICU makeconv utility documentation at the following Web site:


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