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August 03, 2006
IBM announced the release of its DB2 CommonStore Email Archiving Solution, an appliance that SMBs with little to no IT staffs can install quickly and easily.
March 17, 2005
Source code for module P_IFS
September 15, 2004
John Blenkinsop -- subroutine code
June 02, 2004
Site expert Ken Graap shares this cheat sheet to activate SMTP service on the iSeries system to send e-mails.
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Ron Turull provides a "helper" program to let you save and restore the screen using two DSM APIs from a non-ILE program. Continue Reading
This time we turn our attention to a couple of DSM APIs that can be used to take a "snapshot" of the screen, save it and restore it later using the saved data. Continue Reading
Want to do something with a display file but can't seem to get DDS to do it? Try Dynamic Screen Manager. Continue Reading
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What to do when an application is published in IFS from Win2k3 server, and users are unable to access the shared folder on AS/400. Continue Reading
To block DB2 users from altering data using WinSQL tool, a security software tool may be the best bet for true protection. Continue Reading
Securing the nested directory files within the integrated file system (IFS) on the AS/400 requires a different strategy than the more familiar native file system. The IFS includes the familar native file system (QSYS.LIB) as well as the QDLS file ... Continue Reading
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Use work station customize object or printer type in iSeries Access to print the output of an RPG file from the AS/400 to an HP printer. Continue Reading
Use the the iSeries QSYSOPR message to look for any errors in passwords when running a program on the iSeries that transfers data to a spreadsheet on a Windows share. Continue Reading
Searching for the right API to add users to an EIM SSO implementation? The IBM site includes sample APIs based on C. Continue Reading