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Example RPGLE program to populate the JBA System21 *LDA – Fully Free

Ever had to populate the *LDA in correct layout for JBA ERP Modules (aka GEAC aka Infor System21? Here is a quick and easy JBA System21 *LDA – RPG Example written in RPGLE **FREE format. Here is a simple RPGLE program to setup the *LDA priot to running a few little INFOR SYSTEM21 extraction routines: WEBSETLDA […]

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Example RPG program to populate the Infor System21 *LDA

Ever had to populate the *LDA in correct layout for JBA ERP Modules (aka GEAC aka Infor System21? Here is a simple RPGLE program knocked up to setup the *LDA priot to running a few little INFOR SYSTEM21 extraction routines: WEBSETLDA // ——————————————————————- // Service Name – WEBSETLDA // Function – Populate *LDA with Dummy […]

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RPG example – How to retrieve System21 Background Job status

“How do I check the status of the System 21 (JBA/GEAC/INFOR) background jobs from an RPG program?” I was asked to hack together a quick little routine to check the status of the System21 background jobs, for some specific web-service calls that were talking to an IBM i system running INFOR’s System21 ERP. Hmmm… That […]

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JBA Commands

Randomly surfing around this morning – I stumbled across this comment tucked away in some obscure pre-1990’s forum in glorious Times New Roman font. Written back in the days when terminals clunked, mainframes were the size of a room, men were men and women were pleased. I bring yout he big list of JBA COMMANDS […]

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JBA System21 Customer Inquiry (or should that be Enquiry)

Prompting a list of all customers defined in Sales Ledger (or Account Receivable as its also known) is simple from within any JBA RPG program. A call to SL016 – JBA Customer Inquiry – pops a window up, you select you customer using various subset, selection functions and it will be returned to the calling […]

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User guide to the JBA System21 application on the AS400

Back in the early nineties, i worked for a software house in Chertsey (Surrey, UK) called JBA. Fun times in my formative AS400/RPG programming years. The days were filled with blue suits, typing on clunky terminals, racing around in convertible company cars, yearning to be a yuppy and boozy friday lunchtimes. Ahhh Halcyon days of […]

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The rise and fall of JBA software – AS400 ERP System21

JBA was one of the world’s leading business software providers in the 1980’s and early1990’s. Based in Birmingham, England, it had offices nationwide due to explosive growth partly due to the phenominal success of IBM’s “AS/400” midrange computer system. Founded in 1981 by two former IBM employees, JBA focused on developing business applications for the […]

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