• Triggers

    I am looking for a technique that would allow me to clear the physical file upon the completion of the trigger program. I attempted to do this at the end of the CL porgram only to get the error message that the file is still in use. Apparently this is because the trigger program is still executing....

    Eamon6075 pointsBadges:
  • Add or Remove the module in service Program….?

    hello. How to ad or remove the Module in Service Program.....? Please suggest!!!

    Samule400160 pointsBadges:
  • AS400 COBOL ILE Pointer not set for location referenced – Trigger

    Hello, Guys I have been trying to run an ILE Cobol Trigger program, however it stops wiht the message below Pointer not set for location referenced.  If when debbuging the system is able to resolve the address of the variable associated with the PF. Hope someone can provide soime guidance. The...

    Saurater45 pointsBadges:
  • Coding to prevent table overflows withing programs

    In this new world of zero tollerance for abends and the goal of 100% production stability, I have been charged with determining the best method to prevent abends due to internal program table overflows.  Our environment has Cobol, Eztrieve and Assembler programs with internal tables.  We are...

    NanetteHaraden20 pointsBadges:
  • cobol book

    hi everybody, i wanna buy a cobol book . Anyone knows about good book?   thanks.

    Sylvana185 pointsBadges:
  • Blob data storage on the iSeries

    What would be the best way to store and retrieve Blob(jpg etc) images on the iSeries so we could access them through a web page interface using v5r3 of RPGLE and cgi? I know how to do it through the IFS. Is there a way to store Blobs in the iSeries native file system?

    TheGrappler0 pointsBadges:
  • Access the IFS in a batch job

    Bob wants to know how he can gain access to the AS/400 IFS drive in a batch job using Microsoft Scheduled jobs. The purpose is to copy and delete a file from the IFS to another drive on the network at scheduled times. Do you have a suggestion? -- Michelle Davidson, editor, Search400.com

    MichelleDavidson445 pointsBadges:
  • Use iSeries to control ringing of bells

    A user recently wrote the editors at Search400.com asking if an iSeries or AS/400 can be used to control the ringing of bells in plants for break and quitting times. The iSeries would have to be able to control turning on/off some type of a power switch. Would you have to use sockets to perform...

    MichelleDavidson445 pointsBadges:
  • Printer will not start

    Recently Jeff moved a PC and a printer to a different desk, and once everything was hooked back up he couldn't get the AS/400 to recognize the printer. He gets a message that states: Device PAMPRT1 not available. The status is 'Vary on pending'. The spool writer, labeled P9 shows the status as...

    MichelleDavidson445 pointsBadges:
  • How to find out version of OS/400

    How to find the version of OS/400 with out logon into the system? Like, if I dont have the System Id to logon, but I have the box.... How can I know it?

    Kar425 pointsBadges:
  • AS 400 software problem

    Received the following in wrkprb should I contact IBM  Problem message ID  . . . . . . . :   CPI93B9                                  Severity  . . . . . . . . . . . . :   None                                     Problem...

    Karens6180 pointsBadges:
  • Which auditing solution should be used for banking service?

    I'm working in a firm specialized in providing banking services. I'm working on a user control mechanism and as part of the mechanism I need an auditing solution. Here are the requirements I have for my system: Logging all the command that users enter and preferably storing them on a per user basis...

    Linux - Ask the Expert270 pointsBadges:
  • Is it possible to restrict running of NASTIE (Now a simple tool in Excel) on system i

    Is it possible to restrict running of NASTIE (Now a simple tool in Excel) on system i

    JohnsonMumbai1,325 pointsBadges:
  • Stored procedure content

    Is there a way to "retrieve source" on a Stored Procedure ?  I need to find out what 2 of our Stored Procedures do - especially what programs thay call. Of course, no documentation and no methodology for source-based creation.  

    aceofdelts2,340 pointsBadges:
  • AS/400 Program To List Physcial Files with Deleted Records

    We currently have a program to list Physical Files with Deleted Records. The CLP utilizes the DSPFD command to build an out-file. The parameter for 'Type of Information' is *MBRLIST and 'File Attributes' is *PF. However, the out-file lists the data at the member level. Also, teh job takes TOO LONG...

    Jmnram40 pointsBadges:
  • How to parse a file for a specific pattern?

    Hello! i'm new to AS400, and I've been trying to figure out for the whole day how to have the similar behavior as the following unix command: grep "pattern" my_file exit $? 1) Grep a pattern in a log file 2) exit OK (or echo OKmessage) if the pattern is found,      exit NOT OK or echo NOT OK...

    Psjylife25 pointsBadges:
  • CGI loses percent sign

    We have a web app ( a CGI) written in RPGLE and HTML that prompts for several data fields and writes a record to our web iseries. When the Comments field contains a percent sign ("%"), the data file ends up without that symbol and the next character is gone, too. Is there a simple way to fix this ?...

    aceofdelts2,340 pointsBadges:
  • Auto reply for end of forms message PQT4103

    Printers send to operator: [strong]Message ID . . . . . . :   PQT4103       Severity . . . . . . . :   99       Message type . . . . . :   Inquiry                                           Date sent  . . . . . . :   10/27/09     ...

    Bigmac461,000 pointsBadges:
  • iSeries

    what is mean by "CHANGEMANAGEMENT TOOL"?where we can use this and why we want to use this?Please give me with example?

    Girilakshmi50 pointsBadges:
  • Message Queue

    Lets say a user "accidently" sends the wrong message to a user. How can an administrator go into that message queue while its being used and delete it. This can be done when the user is signed off but now while in use. A sensitive message was sent and it needed to be deleted. I told them not to use...

    RonKoontz1,780 pointsBadges:

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