STRPCCMD for path name with more than 123 characters

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I am trying to use the STRPCCMD command to open a PDF document from an iSeries 'green screen'. It all works okay until I try to open one with a large path name - the command can only handle 123 characters. Does anyone know a way to get around this? An API perhaps.

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A possibility would be to “alias” the long path name with a mapped drive. (?)

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  • Martin40
    Yes, that was what was needed. Thank you.
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