Submitting a batch job from a C program

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AS/400
AS/400 development
Batch jobs
C programming
SMB
Is it possible to call SMBJOB in a C program to submit a batch job? If not, is it possible to submit a batch job in a C program some other way?

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I meant SBMJOB.

Yes, you can. Use the system() call to execute a CL command in a C program. It can be found in the ILE C/C++ Run-Time Library Functions manual. SC41-5607-02. You can use it to execute your SBMJOB command. Works great.

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Hi,

An alternative is to use Spawn() to submit a child JOB. You can found this function in the same manual.

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  • Gilly400
    Hi Can you use a call to QCMDEXC - that should be able to do a SBMJOB for you. Regards, Martin Gilbert.
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