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Sending a file from the iSeries 400 to a third-party vendor

I need to send a file from the iSeries 400 to a third-party vendor via the modem on an Async line. I can't get it to work. The line/dev could be set up wrong or my CLP could be wrong. Do you have an example of this I could go by?

The easiest way is to set the line description to include the following:

 
ONLINE(*NO)      
CNN(*SWTPP)      
DUPLEX(*HALF)    
AUTOANS(*NO)     
AUTODIAL(*YES)   
DIALCMD(*V25BIS) 
CALLNBR(1234567) 

In your HLL program, open the device description of the ICFF file you want to send, and write to it. If you need a package to do it, I highly recommend the packages by Trailblazer.

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This was first published in December 2001

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