The iSeries FTP server indeed uses the extension as the member name. There are two things that can be done regarding
1. You may want to put the file in the IFS -- it will keep the PC name.
2. You can specify an exact required member name, for example:
Put autoexec.bat myfile.mymbr.
Note: If the above is not good enough, you may invoke copy file after the "put", such as:
put autoexec.bat xx
quote rcmd cpyf fromfile(xx) tofile(myfile.ext)
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