I'm attempting to execute a weekly unattended backup CL program on system B from a CL program that resides on system A. The procedure works with SBMRMTCMD, but I wonder if this command will allow me to be in a restricted state on system B when I attempt to execute it. Do you know?
You're not going to be able to run your backup remotely on a machine in a restricted state. If you're wanting your machine in a restricted state so that you can do a savlib(*NONSYS) you can accomplish that by ending TCP/IP and all other subsystems (with the exception of your controlling subsystem) and doing two separate save commands. These two saves are functionally equal to a savlib(*NONSYS) and they don't require the system to be in a restricted state.
These two commands are:
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