ASNA WingsRPG™ Reference Manual

The "Wings Display File"

The Wings modernization process essentially replaces the IBM i Display File with an .ASPX page (a web page) that contains the new, web-ready display information. This new "Wings Display File" is composed of numerous components (some of which handle content, some of which handle presentation), all of which come together to make a some of which have close cousins in the IBM i world, and some of which employ entirely new concepts.

In this Section

ASP.NET Code-Behind

   This section describes briefly the code-behind as a logical layer that is separate from the presentation ASPX layer.

What is an ASPX page

   This section describes what an ASPX page contains as the presentation layer.

The role of Global.ASAX

   This section describes the role of the Global.ASAX file in an ASP.NET/ASNA.Wings website.