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April 18, 2012 | Volume 11 Issue 8


TOP STORY: PHP 1: What You Need to Know Before You Start
FEATURED ARTICLE: The API Corner: Accessing a Command Line
NEWS HIGHLIGHT: Quadrant Software Launches QuadraDocV, First Virtual Fax over IP Solution that is Native to IBM i
ON-DEMAND WEBCAST: The Top Five RPG Open Access Myths....BUSTED!
EVENT: LANSA 2012 International User Conference
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PHP 1: What You Need to Know Before You Start

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The API Corner: Accessing a Command Line

The Display Command Line Window (QUSCMDLN) API makes it easy!

bruce_viningWritten by Bruce Vining

When recently visiting a client, I overheard one of their developers mention the desire to get to a command line from within an application program. There is, of course, an API to do just that. And, as the API has been around since V1R3, I suspect there are quite a few developers who have had a similar need.


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