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Need Help with installing a Intel® Server Board S2600JFQ
Hi all!   I want to build a web and mail server for myself only.  I went only and bought the Intel Server Board S2600JFQ thinking is would work and look like any other mother board that fill fit into a E-ATX chassis and will work with any power supply. So I bought the correct CPU and...

Answer Question   |  April 15, 2014  11:21 AM
Intel, Intel Xeon, mother board, S2600JFQ, Server, Xeon
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5 pts.

FTP of Binary file to mainframe.
I have a binary file on a UNIX box that I need to ftp to a mainframe as RECFM=FB and LRECL=180. How do I format the ftp script?

Answer Question   |  April 15, 2014  3:17 PM
FTP, Mainframe, Unix
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5 pts.

Can I detect when a network cable is unplugged via API C++?
As a networking expert, I know Microsoft Windows know when you have removed the network cable from the NIC. Does anyone know if there’s a programmatic way to determine it via API in C++? (Just so you know, I’m not using .NET / this is for a closed LAN). Thanks for the help.

Answer Question   |  April 9, 2014  12:00 PM
API, Network cable, Networking
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56,495 pts.

Mainframe or SAP ABAP?
Im a fresher just got into mainframes in my current organization. What is the career path in mainframes for me in current IT Industry. Im intrested in SAP ABAP Is it a good descision to take up to SAP ABAP certification for an career in SAP ABAP. what is the scope for an ABAP professional...

Answer Question   |  April 3, 2014  11:02 AM
IT career advice, Mainframe, SAP ABAP
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15 pts.

Should I switch my career from mainframe?
Hello, this is Rohit here. I currently work in mainframe for a Big IT giant and with that my current project is in healthcare. I find my work pretty boring as there are very little chances for developing something new and being a developer its really hard. Plus I don’t have anyone to guide me...

Answer Question   |  April 3, 2014  2:32 PM
IT career, Mainframe
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35 pts.

iSeries unattended IPL with LPAR
I am using BRMS for our full system backups and use the option in BRMS to IPL the system upon completion. Does the unattended IPL with restart shut down both LPARs gracefully and restart them normally? Our startup program was not modified when the additional partition was set up.

Answer Question   |  March 19, 2014  9:50 PM
BRMS, IPL, iSeries
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40 pts.

Mainframe applications to run on servers
Would I be able to run say banking applications currently on mainframe platform on servers? If it is possible, what are the adjustments and risks involved?

Answer Question   |  March 5, 2014  11:45 AM
Mainframe, Servers
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30 pts.

Internet cafe solution
In around 3 weeks away from actually implementing an internet cafe solution from my research and helpfulness of fellow members ive concluded that:- there are a few options to choose from. asuming an adsl connection. 1) set up a linux solution say clarkconnect and xp on the clients etc 2)setup a linux based proxy server...

Answer Question   |  February 27, 2014  4:04 PM
Help Desk, Implementation, IT architecture, Networking, Networking Equipment, Planning, Tech support
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0 pts.

Mainframe to Unix Codepage using Connect:Direct
Hello, I am using Connect:Direct to send a file from our Mainframe to a Unix Server. My file contains French charcters, when the file is received on the Unix server, the French characters are changed to ’3/4′. This is the codepage I am using on the from: SYSOPTS=”:CODEPAGE=(IBM-037,IBM-819):type=binary” This is the codepage I am using...

Answer Question   |  February 24, 2014  3:34 PM
Connect:Direct, Mainframe, Unix
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5 pts.

NDM Client resource requirements
When defining capacity requirements for a Linux VM that will use NDM, how much available memory must I allow for the NDM client on the VM?

Answer Question   |  February 14, 2014  3:05 PM
Capacity Consumption, Memory, NDM, VMware
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5 pts.

Opening DCF files on a Mac
Where should I go to get an app that opens DCF files on a MAC?

Answer Question   |  January 28, 2014  6:48 PM
dcf, Mac
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5 pts.

Error installing linux on Dell Poweredge 2950
I’m trying to install Novell Linux OS on a  Dell Poweredge 2950 server. 64-bit with raid and sas drives but i am getting a “no hard disk found” error

Answer Question   |  January 22, 2014  2:35 PM
Dell Poweredge 2950, Linux, Novell, OES
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56,495 pts.

Store service level %
How can I calculate store service level % related to maintenance spares for a KPI report?

Answer Question   |  January 15, 2014  5:36 PM
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5 pts.

Other technologies for Mainframer
I am working as a developer in Mainframe technology since last 2.5 years. I want to learn new twchnology. I have heared that learning java can help me as it’s used at font end and mainframe at back end. I also came to know learning hadoop is also good option for mainframer. Can you please...

Answer Question   |  December 21, 2013  6:07 PM
Development, Mainframe, Mainframe programming
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5 pts.

Vulnerability Test analysis
my project is based on the topic vulnerability test analysis of a computer system.can anyone please tell me what to do and where to start..give me some useful ideas to proceed

Answer Question   |  December 18, 2013  9:00 AM
*system, analysis, computer, computer system, IP address, Mac, project, Security, Security Analyzer, Security assessment, test, vulnerability, Vulnerability Assessment & Audit, vulnerability scanning, Windows
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60 pts.

My 9401-150 V3R7 cannot start. Using 02BN got C90028C5 Using 02BM connected PC console Select [perform an IPL] system hang at [B90031FF] I google [B90031FF], there are PTF for B90031FF for higher OS version. Can anyone help?

Answer Question   |  December 12, 2013  12:26 PM
AS/400, B90031FF, IPL error, V3R7
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90 pts.

How to use Timestamp related keywords in DB2 IDDA box
Hi, I have a Fetch query where I need to get the current timestamp for a particular column. I’m getting -904 error code: due to the usage of ‘current timestamp’  keyword in IDDA box accelerator. Is there are any work around for this.

Answer Question   |  December 11, 2013  5:34 PM
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10 pts.

Syspunch with Default value to a column in Load JCL
Hi, Consider having a unload and load jcl. while loading into the table I like to have a default value for a particular column. Eg. for Column CREATE_TIMESTAMP. I like to have current timestamp to be loaded to the column. current timestamp or timestamp when the load JCL is executing. Can this be done by...

Answer Question   |  December 10, 2013  6:13 PM
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10 pts.

after IPL the server is slow for hours
I have Iseries , and after it finish count from 1 to 48, a black empty screen stayed for about 30 minutes .. and after it start working the server always become very very slow for about 3 hours … is there any solution to that

Answer Question   |  December 6, 2013  1:14 AM
AS/400, IPL, iSeries
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425 pts.

How to generate a listing of security information of Win 2003 server folders
Does somebody know if there is a way to query the Directory database to obtain a listing that includes security and other settings (shares, permissions, etc) of all folders and subfolders of a machine running Win 2003 Server ? Any help or comment will be appreciated.

Answer Question   |  December 6, 2013  12:45 PM
Auditing, Data center operations, DataCenter, FAT and NTFS, Hardware, Help Desk, Operating system platforms, Performance/Tuning, Policies, Registry, Remote management, Servers, Space/structure, Storage, Tech support, Windows, Windows 2000 desktop, Windows 2000 Server, Windows client administration and maintenance, Windows Server 2003
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65,110 pts.

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