• Backup suggestions

    Hello, I am exploring options to speed up our backup. Currently we back up our IBM i to an LTO4 tape drive. The backups are starting to take longer and longer and we need to find a way to speed things up. Obviously a faster drive would be one option, but I was also wondering if we could explore...

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  • How can we artificially create a connection timeout error?

    Our team has been notified that we have a bug in our software which is happening when we receive a connection timeout. We understand that these type of errors are usually very rare (it's been happening when the connection gets dropped by an internal network). How can we generate this kind of error...

    ITKE62,205 pointsBadges:
  • AS/400 to Excel data transfer – extra

    We are using Excel Com Add in on 2010 and 2013 and this is causing intermittent adding of a ZERO to some numeric data we are downloading from AS/400. We are not sure if this is an AS/400 issue (OS v6.1) and Client Access v5.8 upwards? Any ideas what might be causing this?

    TekViperMM15 pointsBadges:
  • Printing Overlayed Printer file

    Hi ! I have added an overlay to convert the AFPDS file to pdf in a folder. OVRPRTF    FILE(&PRTFIL) DEVTYPE(*AFPDS) + TOSTMF(&FOLDER) WSCST(*PDF) OVRSCOPE(*JOB) Is there any option that i can print these overlayed printer files directly on printer without placing it like a PDF file in a...

    Sureyz2,300 pointsBadges:
  • klist chain not finding existing record

    I've got a logical keyed on field 1, field 2 and field 3. In my RPG I've got a chain to that logical with a key list where the values appear to match those in Field 1, 2 and 3. The chain fails to locate the record. A setll followed by a reade fails to find it. But a setll followed by a read does...

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  • Display in a DDS *DATE defined as *MDY but I want to show as *DMY format

    How do I display in a DDS Menu the *DATE defined as *MDY but I want to show as *DMY format?

    RuiMachado9945 pointsBadges:
  • Running OS/400 V5R1 Applications on another machine running OS/400 V5R4

    I have an AS/400 machine 9406-500 running OS/400 V5R1 and another iSeries system 9405-520 running V5R4. I wanted to port some of the applications from those in the V5R1 environment to my second iSeries machine on V5R4. I thought that I can achieve this objective if I can create a logical partition...

    TG1819456105 pointsBadges:
  • Error CPF4208 in OVRPRTF

    Hi! Im getting this error message while doing OVRPRTF. SAMLETT is a RPG program. SAMLEV is printer file. Message . . . . :   Error message CPF4208 appeared during OPEN (C G D F). Cause . . . . . :   RPG procedure SAMLETT in program L1ASRCT/SAMLETT received the message CPF4208 at statement 5...

    Sureyz2,300 pointsBadges:
  • Creation of Overlay File in AS/400

    We have a requirement to print terms and conditions on back of the invoice page. Our invoice file is defined as 60 lines per page and width is 80 column. But terms and conditions are around 115 lines and maximum width of 155 characters. Is there any way we can define an overlay and print the Terms...

    Babs312125 pointsBadges:
  • How can I see all SRC’s when calling QWCCRTEC

    When I run QWCCRTEC the QPSRVDMP only shows C900 SRC's between PWRDWN END and IPL START. How can I see ALL SRC's

    graleigh5 pointsBadges:
  • RTVDIRINF giving CPF1ED7 when running in batch CL program…

    I want to run the RTVDIRINF command in a batch CL program. However it keeps failing with CPF1ED7. I'm specifying a file prefix & library on the command and it's running under V6R1M0.The command executes OK when ran from the command line with the same parms.Anyone have any ideas as to what's...

    jontheblue40 pointsBadges:
  • Create AS/400 report that shows what changes were made by a user

    We have an ID SYSITO1, and we want to create a report to show what changes were made by that user. How can I do that?

    chuckalugk5 pointsBadges:
  • LIC and OS Installation Problem with PC as Console

    Hi everyone, Can I just ask why do I have a SRC code A6005001 whenever I try to install LIC in my AS/400 machine. I am using a PC as console, it is properly configured and in the side bar of the PC it says that PC is connected to the server, but in the Operations Console window, it has a status of...

    excellentrandy290 pointsBadges:
  • AS/400 monitoring features

    Are there built in features in AS/400 to get server stats like CPU, Memory etc while batch jobs running in AS/400? If not is there any freeware to do this?

    shanthi13055 pointsBadges:
  • Operating Console

    Hi I have operations console running on a laptop which is directly connected to my I-Series. All runs okay until the laptop powers down(for variety of reasons), when i power it on again it will not connect to the I-Series without doing an IPL of the I-Series. I get the message "Connecting Console"...

    Hazermark0 pointsBadges:
  • How to know that the access list is working

    What command can I use to show that the access control list (ACL) is working?

    NetworkingATE1,545 pointsBadges:
  • Is there a free RPG Editor for Windows 7?

    I work for a small company that can't really afford to implement WDSC 7.0.We have the free 6.1 version. But, it doesn't work on Windows 7. Any free alternatives?

    thedaveeffect10 pointsBadges:
  • Use of LOB Pointer within specific entry data of QjoRetrieveJournalEntries

    Hello, I want to read data using the LOB pointer retrieves in journal entry. I see the pointer in the layout of the LOB columns but when I convert the 16 bytes into pointer variable (16 bytes holding a pointer to the LOB data according to documentation), the converted pointer is null and unusable....

    gincap5 pointsBadges:
  • Read the particular member in PF at Runtime

    How will I read a particular member in one PF in my RPGLE program in F spec dynamically I want give the member?

    Maali20 pointsBadges:
  • XLS FILE need to be pulled into IFS using FTP from file server system

    How can we upload an XLS file to AS/400 IFS folder using FTP from file server system? We already tried doing using Binary Transfer and it didn't work. XLS data is ASCII file transfer mode didn't work.

    AS400PERFORMACE60 pointsBadges:

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