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Obtained within 5000ms fom the "Fine" Manual -
specifies the time-out value:
For the read time-out feature. The task that is timed out receives an AKCT , AZCT or AZIG abend. (Note that if a value is specified and you wish to let it default to NO, you must completely delete the value previously specified.)
To terminate an IIOP request processor task that has been waiting for a method request for longer than the RTIMOUT value.
RTIMOUT has no effect for basic (unmapped) APPC connections.
The read time-out feature is not required.
This is an interval (MMSS for minutes and seconds) after which the task is terminated if no input has been received from the terminal. The maximum value that can be specified is 70 minutes.
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