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  • AS/400 SRC 000000E0

    This morning our old test AS/400 9402 was off. When we tried to IPL, we got the attention light on and an code 000000E.  Does someone knows what that error mean ? Any suggestion to revive that old thing ? Thanks in advance

    Briard25 pointsBadges:
  • Test of running programs

    Before starting RPG program (PROGA) I need to check if the other given programs are running (for instance PROGB and PROGC). (PROGB, PROGC could be start in interactive or batch jobs by different users.) Can you let me know how to do it ? Thanks a lot.

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  • AS/400 Group Jobs being held after the first empty job is run

    I am using STRGRPJS JOB to submit a group job but after the first job is run which is a empty job the remaining jobs are being held. Can anyone tell what should i do so that they don't go in held state? Thanks.

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  • Future of AS/400?

    Hi, I've been working as an AS/400 Professional in one of India's largest MNCs for the past 2.5 years. Am working on COBOL, CICS, RPG..etc. But am really concerned, worried about the future prospects of AS400 as IBM isn't upgrading it. I've tried my level best to shift into SAP track in my company,...

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  • How does the job user identity get set for a job

    In AS/400, how does the job user identity get set for a job?

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  • How to lock FTP user out of the rest of the IFS

    I have an FTP user that will upload files onto our box. When they connect they start in their /home/ folder. I want to make sure they can't get back to root '/' or anywhere else in the IFS. Preferably without creating a massive security maintenance workload as this expands.

    GregManzo680 pointsBadges:
  • Running AS/400 query in Specific job queue

    Is there a way to restrict user(s) to submit their queries to a specific job queue instead of going into qbatch?

    Msatbh175 pointsBadges:
  • AS/400 robot scheduler

    Robot Scheduler temp license applied and a job that was started in the robot scheduler continues to run. Cannot stop job.

    SHouseal15 pointsBadges:
  • AS/400: How to perform IPL?

    What are the basic steps to perform IPL in AS/400?

    Karthik20845 pointsBadges:
  • Is it possible to get a PDF from AS400 spool file?

    Is this possible? Is it really possible to get a PDF from spool file? Nothing seems to work. :-( I was trying to convert PDF in iSeries Navigator. I put a spool file, right click, convert to pdf, asks me whether I want a new printer, I say yes, starts a printer then a writer but then everything...

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  • AS/400: How to check the list of source libraries inside a library?

    In AS/400, how do I check the list of source libraries inside a library?

    Ruchik15 pointsBadges:
  • Holding and restarting the job scheduler

    We have A LOT of jobs scheduled through the Advanced Job Scheduler (wrkjobjs).  We have to do some system maintenance and need to prevent the scheduled jobs from starting while we perform the maintenance. In the past, the operator has gone through the entire list of jobs on the scheduler and...

    ElTerrifico620 pointsBadges:
  • Job Log control in SMART400

    I've a batch job which call BO for each policy, this job generate a large number of job logs after it process some 1000 records(the number of records is not specific). It generate a spool files with around 200 pages, there is no error in the BO or Batch so it produce the output correctly. The...

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  • How to automate getting the .CSV file from IFS folder to local desktop

    I am working on tool which extract the data from physical files based on some condition and creates a .CSV file in IFS folder. I want to automate the process to get the CSV file to local Desktop and should save the file in specified location in local system. Is there any way to open the .CSV files...

    Richapd5 pointsBadges:
  • Monitor for High CPU Usage Batch Jobs

    Hi There, I would like to monitor for Batch Jobs that use high CPU for over 5 minutes. These jobs tend to be failed application batch jobs. Any ideas?

    Stefche20 pointsBadges:
  • Full Backup for AS/400 jobs

    I have a the scenario, the system will backup full schedule but the jobs were running in Job queue. It takes long time about 12h to processing finish: Can I hold the jobs in job queue? I will waiting the jobs in jobqueue finish after full backup Please give me advice, Thanks for your help

    Hvphong031160 pointsBadges:
  • Problem with AS/400 data transfer to Excel

    I have been downloading AS400 query files to Excel spreadsheets for many years using the Data Transfer utility in Client Access. There has never been any problem. Now suddenly all of the output data has started transferring to Excel as long hexadecimal strings and is unusable. I asked the IT folks...

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  • Working on AS400 for 3 years, please help me with some sources to get job in abroads.

    Hi, I am working on AS400 development for 3 years in INDIA for MNC company. But i didn’t get a chance to travel to Onsite to work closely with clients. Some of my friends who had same experience in AS400 got jobs in US and UK and some other countries through some external sources. Now I don’t...

    ManishAS40015 pointsBadges:
  • Exclude libraries for AS/400 user profile

    How to exclude all other libraries except test libraries for AS/400 user profile?

    cwilkersonmdiworldwide25 pointsBadges:
  • Looking for AS/400 security journal entries related to certain commands

    Hi guys! I'm looking for journal entry type (JOENTT in type 5 journal entries) codes that are generated by the STRSBS, ENDSBS, all journal receivers commands such as CRTJRNRCV & DLTJRNRCV. The best for me would be to find a reference either on the Internet or in an IBM reference book to...

    dgaucher10 pointsBadges:

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