+Happy New Year 2018
+Happy New Year 2018. One of my new years resolutions was to write cleaner code, and in the spirit of out[...]
Make ‘System Request 3’ do WRKJOB instead of DSPJOB
AKA Command Line Access from System Request 3 If you are an IBM I software developer or power user -[...]
Shaking up British Politics – The ‘For Britain’ Party #ForBritain
I emigrated from Britain ten years ago... Reluctantly leaving Blighty's green and pleasant shores, optimistic for my future abroad but[...]
Life with Bailey the English Springer Spaniel
Bailey Version 2.0 - He's my wing man and constant companion. He never nags, never complains and is always thrilled to[...]
Use RPG to find the day of the week
I wanted a handy little RPG code snippet to return the day name for a date. My requirement was to [...]
RDi 9.6 from Evaluation to Licensed RDi Glory
You have an RDi 9.5 license but want to add the license to the new RDi version 9.6! The new[...]
Rational Developer for IBM i 9.6 – Apply the RDi License
So, I've downloaded the latest and greatest version of RDi (the exciting titled RDi 9.6 #drumrollplease) but since the RDi[...]
Thinking Days
Hands up and stand away from the keyboard. It's time for a thinking day. Do a little less for one[...]
#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[...]