Appendix B. KEYpak Files

When you install KEYpak, a number of files will be loaded on your system. This appendix provides a list and description of these files.

Files Required for KEYpak

Host files

default.msgis the default message file in the binary format. This is used by KEYpak to generate messages during the conversion process.

kwis the executable image of KEYpak host. It converts one document at a time to the selected target format.

kwadis the executable image for the File Reporterutility. You can use this as a stand-alone utility for determining the format of any document.

kwids.datis the conversion formats identification file in text format. It contains KEYpak mnemonics for the conversion formats included in your installation.

kwfonts.fntis the binary font mapping file.

kw*.stb and kw*.ttb are binary files used internally for mapping character sets.

Conversion files

xxsrckw.exe and xxtrgkw.exe are the executable images for each source and target conversion. xx is the two character KEYpak mnemonic or the executable prefix for the conversion format. These executables are called by the host program kw.

vvsrckw.exeand vvtrgkw.exeare the internal conversion utility files.

Configuration files

*.cfg are the character set configuration files associated with target conversions. These files define how each type of conversion will translate source characters to the target file. See target reference files (xxtrg.doc) for specific details on the character set configuration filessupplied for each target type.

Note No character set configuration file is provided for the following formats. For these formats, KEYpak will automatically load and map the character set files (kw*.stb/kw*.ttb) as required.


HTML Hypertext Markup Language (HTM)

Lotus AMI Pro (AMI)

Microsoft Rich Text Format (RTF)

Microsoft Word for Mac (MWM)

Microsoft Word for Windows (MWW)

Picture Conversion (PIC)

PostScript Formatter (PSF)

WordPerfect 5.x for DOS/Windows (WO)

Interface files

keypakis the executable module for the KEYpak User Interface. This is a menu-driven program that allows you to convert a document from one format to another. It provides on-line, step-by-step instructions to guide you through the conversion process.

kshell.hlpis the help file which contains information on using the KEYpak User Interface. This file is required if you want to get some assistance on using the KEYpak User Interface.

wyse.infcontains an extended terminfo definition for the WYSE 50 terminal. This file is required if you want to use KEYpak User Interface on a WYSE-50 terminal.

Miscellaneous Files

Reference files

xxsrc.doc and xxtrg.doc are the source/target reference files for each conversion format. xx refers to the KEYpak mnemonic of the conversion format. See Appendix A for a list of KEYpak supported formats and their mnemonics.

The source/target reference files are provided in text format and can be viewed from any text editor. These files contain configurations and their range of values available for customizing conversions. Target reference files (xxtrg.doc) also list any character set configuration files provided with the target conversion.

Sample files

sample.xx are the sample files provided for each source conversion.
xx refers to the KEYpak mnemonic of the source conversion.

image.xx are the sample files for image conversions. xx refers to the KEYpak mnemonic of the source conversion.

imageeps.dx is an external EPS file for DECdx image conversion. This file is used with image.dx. is an external TIFF file for Microsoft Word (PC) image conversion. This file is used with

Internationalization files

msgcnvis the compiler which produces the binary form of the message file. A message text file must be converted to the binary format before it can be used to generate messages in a language of your choice.

stddoc.txtis the message file in text format. This file can be modified to generate messages in a language of your choice.

Optional files

emx.def, EMXI, kecmp,, kwad, kwad.adc, MANIFEST.FIL, wtaddand wtstripare used for integrating KEYpak into the LMS system.

kocmp, kwad, kwad.adc, OMI, omkw, omshand openmail.defare used for integrating KEYpak into the OpenMail system.

kwimage, kwpctype, kwrasterand kwvectorare the optional picture conversion utility files. These files are used for converting image/graphic objects.

kwpsfnts.datis the font mapping file for customizing the font information for the PostScript Formatter (PSF) conversion.

libkwad.ais the library for integrating the KEYpak File Reporter utility into other applications.