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Package hercules

Hercules S/370, ESA/390, and z/Architecture emulator


Hercules is an emulator for the IBM System/370, ESA/390, and z/Architecture
series of mainframe computers. It is capable of running any IBM operating
system and applications that a real system will run, as long as the hardware
needed is emulated. Hercules can emulate FBA and CKD DASD, tape, printer,
card reader, card punch, channel-to-channel adapter, LCS Ethernet, and
printer-keyboard, 3270 terminal, and 3287 printer devices.

Version: 3.13

General Commands

cckddiag Hercules CCKD DASD diagnostic tool
dasdseq Hercules DSORG=PS retrieval command
hercules IBM System/370, ESA/390, and z/Architecture Emulator

Special Files

cckd Hercules Compressed CKD DASD image file