• April 29, 2008 29 Apr'08

    Killing option 21 backup midsave

    Is it a backup sin to kill or end the process once an AS/400 system is in the midst of an option 21 backup? The good news is that doing this doesn't destroy files on your disk, but it does make the backup process that has occurred up until the point...  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2008 28 Apr'08

    SQL statement history storage

    Hitting the wrong button in iSeries can cause a serious headache. If you have exited an STRSQL session without saving and want to retrieve your lost information, you may be out of luck. But Scott Ingvaldson explains where SQL statement history is ...  Continue Reading

  • April 28, 2008 28 Apr'08

    Setting up an automatic reply in the system reply list

    AS/400 systems can use the system reply list to automatically reply, but only if the inquiry message reply attribute is specified as INQMSGRPY(*SYSRPYL).  Continue Reading