Adding the correct Path variables to .profile for Node.js

The PASE implementation on IBM i is not the easiest to work with! I just posted about the setting of the environment to allow the Node.js package manager and Node.js to run from any directory (On first installation you have […]

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Integrating IBM i CGI programs into Linux Web Server

We have been working with a number of clients now who have CGI programs (mainly RPG) that have been used as part of web sites which were hosted on the IBM Apache Server. These programs build the page content using […]

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Bob Cancilla's off the mark!

I thought Bob Cancilla was actually changing his position on the need to pull away from the IBM i, but it looks like he has had yet another episode! You can find a copy of his latest rant here http://planet-i.org/2013/05/29/continued-decline-of-the-ibm-i/ […]

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A Bit more fun with the File display and update web pages.

[adrotate group=”3,5,7,8,9″] OK so we thought we would have a bit more fun with the previous programs which allowed you to move around and update file records. This is very basic code so don’t expect too much, but as we […]

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Adding CGI capabilities to iAMP

[adrotate group=”3,7,8,9″] We have been working with a client who wanted to be able to install a new website on their IBMi. The new website was developed on another OS using cake PHP by a development company that had no […]

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Installing RedHat into a IBMi Guest LPAR

[adrotate group=”3,7,8,9″] We had a lot of issues recently with the hosting LPAR which caused us to un-install all of the Guest partitions except the iOS partition to see if they were having any adverse effects on the Hosting partition. […]

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IBMi running a Guest AIX Partition accessing IBMi data.

[adrotate group=”9″] We have been playing around with the setup of our IBMi system to run various guest partitions that are running difference supported OS’s. The first install was another IBMi guest partition which would allow us to run HA […]

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Simple PHP scripts to display a List of spool files and their content

[adrotate group=”3,9″] As part of the development of the JobQGenie PHP interface we needed to be able to display a list of the spool files which are generated for the job queue reload process. The i5_toolkit functions have the ability […]

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