#IBMi RDi 9.6 (Rational Developer for i) is available. Lets grab it!
Second Cup of Coffee - Check. Consumed Doughnut - Check. Removed crumbs and sticky remnants of doughnut from laptop keyboard[...]
How to Update IBM i ACS Access Client Solutions
OK. I will admit that I'm a fan of IBM i ACS, it's a long awaited breath of fresh air[...]
#IBMi Java – Avoiding the QSH “Press ENTER to end terminal session” message
So, yesterday I added a neat little snippet to my Control Language Program on this #IBMi system, and re-awakened an[...]
Search Scan Replace text in IFS files on IBM i using QSH – iSeries AS400
This morning I wanted to find a quick and dirty way to "Scan Replace text in IFS" files without writing[...]
Litten Family Crest
But before I waffle about the Litten Family Crest, let's talk about this blog entry -- a few years ago,[...]
Using QSNRTVMOD to find the last displayed screen size
While I was writing that previous blog about handling wide fat screens I stumbled across another useful API (QSNRTVMOD) for[...]
Handling Fat screens in RPG with IBM i API’s QsnQryModSup and QuiLngTx
I was having a mini-rant earlier about the problems with the old 24x80 screen size. Basically, the newer wider 27x132[...]
IBM i 5250 Screen Sizes – Widescreen for the Win!
Back in the good old days (thats programmer-speak for decades ago, when doing anything on a computer was a lot[...]
Windows Setup for IBM i Developers
Every propeller head takes some kind of perverse joy from wiping and reinstalling their Windows Machine. I know I do. After[...]
WordPress Gutenberg, you can bugger right off!
The new WordPress editor GUTENBERG is a bit smelly. I've been playing with the GUTENBERG Beta for a while now.[...]
Use RDi to make RPGLE lowercase
Internet fact #173 - If you make RPGLE lowercase it looks a lot prettier! If you've ever read any of[...]
Coding CLP with RDi – setting width and other code prettiness
I was happily editing some CLP code in RDi and very pleased with the Rational Developers automatic code reformatting: stretching[...]