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Turn conceptual Java properties into definitive, concrete attributes.
Written by Tom Snyder
When working with RPG in different environments, such as production and test, you will most likely be working with different library lists and using different versions of programs and files. To provide a sanity check for yourself, you will want to ensure that you're using the correct programs and files by validating the objects that are being used by the job. This article shows you some methods that I use to verify similar Java attributes when using Java with RPG, such as the currently running version of JVM and the class path that is being used.
Recover from, and remove, error messages when using the QCMDEXC API to run CL commands.
Written by Bruce Vining
In last month's column, "The API Corner: Running CL Commands from RPG," you saw that an RPG program can easily run a CL command using any one of the three APIs: QCMDEXC, system, or QCAPCMD. Each of the APIs also provides the ability for the RPG program to detect when an error is encountered in the running of the CL command. The RPG programs found in the previous column, however, simply logged the fact that an error was encountered and then ended.
Just as a CL program running a CL command can use the Monitor Message (MONMSG) command to detect error conditions and then recover from the error, so too can your RPG programs.
New Presto 2 is the fastest way to modernize your IBM i legacy programs, OS screens and third party green screen software. Presto web enables all your IBM i programs in one minute. It is a non-intrusive solution that lets you modernize without making any RPG, COBOL or DDS code changes.
Presto screens run in a browser with no other PC software, no ActiveX and no WebSphere needed. You select one of the modern skins included with Presto for an instant professional look.
Your existing staff can use the new Visual Screen Editor to enhance your screens without getting into the HTML; drag and drop fields, insert pop up calendars, add drop down lists, images and more.
You also have full access to the HTML code to add any Web 2.0 features and technologies; jQuery Web Services, Graphs and more. Presto increases end user satisfaction and reduces training costs by providing more intuitive user interfaces that are more appealing and easier to navigate. You can choose between base or unlimited user pricing and competitive upgrades are available.
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