Turnover User Profiles – Setup IBM i *USRPRF in Turnover Change Management tool

Programming

May 11

So, we have IBM i User profiles defined and these users now want to use TURNOVER – so what next? Luckily, defining a user is very simple just launch Turnover (in this blog I use the Windows version running on Windows10) and click the machine you want to administer.

TURNOVER FOR WINDOWS

click SYSTEM | Administation | Users and selected the group you want to work with:

Turnover User Profiles

If you select and existing user or add a new one you will see :

NOTE: Remember to add users to appropriate Approval Lists if necessary.

We can also do these same functions using the basic green screen interface.

TURNOVER TERMINAL COMMAND LINE

The TURNOVER menu looks like this:

Taking option 3 lets us maintain the user profiles that are allowed to (a) use turnover and (b) define the roles of that person:

Once you have selected the various options (using an X) you must also assign appropriate authority for Applicatoins and Projects:

Of course you can also delete users from this list. The user will be removed from TURNOVER but the *USRPRF will not be actually deleted from IBM i operating systems.

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