I'm looking for a way to read out the information that is provided by NETSTAT for the connected system. Is there a tool or a simple way to direct the information to a file?
Unfortunately, the NETSTAT (or WRKTCPSTS) command does not have *OUTFILE support. This command can only be run interactively, too.
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However, the display screen for this command does have an F6 key defined that will print this information. You could then write a simple CLP to copy the spool file output (CPYSPLF) into a database file.
I don't know how useful this will be though, especially since you would not be able to submit this process to batch due to the "interactive only" requirement of the command.
I would like to see IBM change this process and add *OUTFILE support and allow us to run this command in a batch environment!
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