Programming is problem solving + productivity... in joyful nerd mode.

The modern world of IBM i web enabled software development is lightyears beyond the good old AS400 and iSeries *green screen* paradigm. Dive in and enjoy the technobabble...

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Covid19 has picked this world up and given it a good shake! It's left most of us (not all) feeling a little nervous and perhaps with precarious career options. It's made me think "Can I help?" So, it's time to give a little back to the IBM i Community. 

I like to Blog about programming, the IBM i Operating System, the old AS400/iSeries machines, life and just about anything that springs to mind. Mostly technical blogs, which I started years ago to keep an online memory jogger for interesting programming techniques that I didn't want to forget (I have a seriously terrible memory). So please dive in and I hope you find what you're looking for 🙂

Nick Litten - Nerdy Software Bloke

Nick Litten's Bloggish Waffle

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Coronavirus Hangover
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Teachers2You – Bringing Las Vegas Teachers to Local Students
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Using TURNOVER Promotion Form Commands
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Funny Spam mail from Grill Insider
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IBM Rational Developer Ports
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Download Vintage Bullworker Wallcharts
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Upload a SAVF using IFS and IBM i Access Client Solutions (no FTP)
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What is the best way to add a Podcast Player to a WordPress Website?
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Using RPGLE to extract invoice numbers from an alpha string
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