AS/400 Tag Directory

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  • Robot job scheduler jobs deletion

    Hi, I need to delete jobs which are scheduled in the Robot job scheduler. These jobs are obsolete and aren't required. Thanks!

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  • What’s the future of AS/400?

    Hi guys, I've been working in AS/400 for the past 5 years in a company in India and I wanted to switch my company but when I looked into the market, there are very few openings in this technology. I'm uncertain and worried about my future in this technology. Can anyone guide me about any other...

    Luvi0735 pointsBadges:
  • Watchdog program for looping AS/400 jobs

    Hello, my customer has some application program, where sometimes a job starts to loop. My question is if anybody knows of a utility/program that could catch these jobs and either alarm or kill the job. We know the name of the job to watch but most of them run OK. So, the parameters might be that it...

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  • AS/400 job didn’t complete printing

    Job on jobq did not complete printing and has caused a/p program not to run. How do I delete this problem. When I start a new job, it tells me job still running re-submit. How do I fix this? This is an AS/400 system.

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  • How can I change the owner of scheduled AS/400 Job

    Do I have to delete and recreate the scheduled job in order to get the original user of the Schedule Entry Details. I have changed the user profile on the job, but the 'Scheduled by' parameter remains the original user that is long gone from the company. I'm working towards removing this user...

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  • Regular expression for the IP address fails

    hi all, I'm trying to validate the IP address with the most accurate regular expression that I found in internet, I have fail in every try that I have , so , below is the first part of the regular expression and should not fail with a single number between 0 - 255, but fails , it looks to me that...

    GraceP415 pointsBadges:
  • Check if AS/400 Library is in use or not?

    I am going to improve a backup PGM function. Is there any practice PGM statement to check if all libraries are in use or not? By using WRKOBJLCK is manually checking, how do I include this validation within RPGIII, and return message to function screen? Please advise.

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  • Auto Start Job

    How to set up ASJ.  Since I added a job (which was scheuded in WRKJOBSCDE) through ADDAJE .  I used QDFTJOBD as default description. But it is running in BCH type instead of ASJ.  I want to this CL should run automatically when sub system in active and condition mentioned in the CL is match.

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  • iSeries native job scheduler -QJOBSCD

    I had heard that the job QJOBSCD is related to native job scheduler and it is responsible for the job submission to JOBQ but when I had given command WRKACTJOB JOB(QJOBSCD), I could not find the job. It's still active and the job scheduler is working fine.

    Dinnu360 pointsBadges:
  • How to omit next run of job from advanced job scheduler by command

    Hello, I need to add an exit to the backup control group that will omit the next scheduled run of some job in JS. Please is there any direct command that can by use from command line to omit next run of job? There is option 17 in JS, but I can't find any command to do it.

    Majlosh5 pointsBadges:
  • Analyzing Security Audit Journal

    Hello, could you please tell me where can I find a book, guide or course about Tracking and Analizing Security Audit Journal on iSeries?  I have tried Appendix F on Security Guide but there are not all entries and it does not explain how to analize records in journal.  Thanks a lot

    Fabypaumc15 pointsBadges:
  • Qbatch CPU limitation

    Dear all, Kindly note that I had sometimes on AS/400, some jobs running in Qbatch and take almost the whole CPU for long time. Any other interactive job that should have few seconds, takes longer time to be completed. Can we limit the CPU let say to 50% for Qbatch jobs? Thanks in advance, Wissam

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  • AS/400 Data area

    How to share the Data area for twojob, I have a COBOL program which submit the Purge job for one table, that table has so many records. So in turn, it submits so many jobs  for purge the same table but the job which submit first lock the data area, so the next jobs has been ended with error. Now I...

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  • Library compare between 2 library lists using Query

    I have to lists of libraries on the same system as PFs. Using query, I want to see what libraries are not on one system, but on the other and vis-virus and generate a report. Can you offer solution? The two library lists come from two different systems.  I FTP'd the one file over to another so...

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  • AS/400 handling Data Area

    I have used data area name count for randomly generating sequence number but I can't use two screen simultaneously. Its giving me run time error data area allocate to other job. I need to handle it through PSDS how could it done?

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  • AS/400 RPGLE keywords

    Hi, Could anyone let me know what is the difference between the keywords EXTNAME,LIKEREC,LIKEDS which are used with the data structures. If possible with an example, I referred so many links, but didn't get the right answer. Thanks in advance.

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  • MIMIX – New object created in source system

    When we created a new object in source system and included in Data group for replication. It didn't automatically replicate? We have to end journaling for the new file (obj) and start Journaling again.It works now. Reason?

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  • Need to know whether a job is completed

    Hi, I need to submit 2 jobs JOB 1 and JOB2 but before doing a sbmjob on JOB2 i should make sure that JOB 1 has ended. How can i do that during program execution. Thanks.

    Rpgle25 pointsBadges:
  • AS/400 schedule job

    Hi All, I need some help on AS/400 schedule job because I'm new in AS/400. I have a file has two column which are code and time, now I want to run a program based on this files values like if code =1 and time =1.00 then call lib/xxx so on... in AS/400 schedule job dynamically. Thanks in advance.

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  • What does “Job is not waiting for a specific message.” mean?

    My batch-job is most of the time in MSGW status, but when I take opt-7 against it it shows..."Job is not waiting for a specific message." What does it mean basically? I run EOD (End-Of-Day) job (i.e. my batch job), but these days it is taking much much longer time than usual. Please advice. Thanks...

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