This allows the first character to be used as a control character so that you can convert the contents of the physical file back to a spool file and. Any questions relating more to a PC type environment. This could be PC, Servers (both LINUX and WINDOWS). Historically, converting spooled files on IBM i has been a bit of an arduous task, but in recent releases, it’s become much easier. In April , I.

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Simon Hutchinson October 7, at 2: Anonymous August 3, at 7: Ron Deardorff March 26, at 8: If you can generate a spool file with Hebrew characters I do not see why this would not work.

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Randall Ames March 31, at 8: I have seen the examples posted. In my second example I am copying an existing spool file to my folder as a PDF file: This parameter is considered after the job name, user name, job number, spooled file name, spooled file number, and job fonvert name parameter requirements have been met.


Channel number refers to a method of determining skipping for reports. I have been building all of my reports with 3 options All my answers were extracted from the “Big Dummy’s Guide to the As” and I take no responsibility for any of them.

Creating PDF files from spool files | – From AS to IBM i

Very helpful article Simon! Juan Dragone March 26, at 8: Channel 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Element 2: Tim Austin March 31, at 4: All these posts are developed and tested on servers running IBM i 7. CPF Not authorized to spooled file. Graphics tto is lost.

Copy Spooled File (CPYSPLF)

Have you tried any of them? Job name Name Qualifier 2: As I have used the asterisk after the folder name the command displays all of the files tl the folder:.

Moti March 27, at 9: The licensed program code if different depending upon which release your server is running: Thank you very much. Correct the error and try the request again.


Actually if you just define a printer emulation session and set the device to Microsoft PDF printer it’ll create a PDF that can be e-mailed. This value is not allowed for spooled files which exist on primary or secondary auxiliary storage pools. I have checked and we have all ptf’s installed. You can learn more about these from the IBM web site: Simon Hutchinson August 27, at 7: I cannot put my hand on my heart and say for sure as the servers I have access to only have the US-English character set.

If this file does not exist at the time of the copy, the copy will fail.

Creation date Date Element 2: To data base file Name Qualifier 2: Learn about this website’s comments policy here. Where allowed to run: