Gerald Richter wrote:
            { $epreq -> component -> curr_esc_mode = 0; 
    

Oops, sorry mix of C and Perl won't work...should be

$epreq -> component -> curr_esc_mode(0) ;
  
WORKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thanks a lot.

- Robert

PS Will this be part of the standard release or should I keep it as a patch?