How to convert result file to physical file? Software/Hardware used: As Asked : September 10, AM Last updated: October 25, PM. Any questions relating more to a PC type environment. This could be PC, Servers (both LINUX and WINDOWS). Convert your spool files to PDF just using functionality available in the IBM i operating system. No third part tools, just native functionality.

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Claudio Torres March 27, at 3: The 4-byte print control code is created. Anonymous July 3, at 8: This parameter is considered after the job name, user name, job number, spooled file name, spooled file number, and job system name parameter requirements spfl been met. Specifies the date and time the spooled file was created. You can learn more about these from the IBM iseriees site: Paul thank you bring this to my attention.

To data base file name Specify the file name of the physical file to receive the copy. This value is not allowed for spooled files which exist on primary or secondary auxiliary storage pools.

Bar code data is lost. Anonymous October 7, at 2: The above post was to describe how to create a PDF file from a spool file without human intervention, for example: The method I am going to describe can only be used IBM i servers with either version 6. Specifies the name of the system where the job that created the spooled file JOB parameter ran.


Convert IBM i (AS/) data and Spool files into XML

This parameter is considered after the job name, user name, job number, spooled file name, and spooled file number parameter requirements have been met. That is great to know. This is a required parameter. This option may be useful for microfiche production.

Other values up to 12 repetitions Element 1: If you can generate a spool file with Hebrew characters I do not see why this would not work. 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. Some people have reported that they cannot post a comment using certain computers and browsers.

Converting an IBM i Spool File to a PDF

The licensed program code if different depending upon which release your server is running: When you copy a spooled file to a physical file, certain information is lost or changed.

In my second example I am splr an existing spool file to my folder as a PDF file: Simon Hutchinson October 7, at 2: I have times when a user will request that a report be emailed to them, rather than printed and sent to them via the inter company mail.

Anonymous November 13, at To prevent iseriee spam” all comments are moderated. Moti April 1, at 8: In this example I will save it to the document test. Paul Putkowski March 27, at 3: The function requires that product TS1 option 01 be available slf use.

IBM Systems Magazine – Converting an IBM i Spool File to a PDF

Update I have received several communications informing me that you can use the Operation Navigator to convert a sp,f file to a PDF file. Just using this way to generate PDF. Use this value when the spooled file create date and time parameter is to take precedence over the job system name when selecting a spooled file. CPF Copy request failed. Creation date Date Element 2: Ron Deardorff March 26, iserirs 8: Use this value when the job system name parameter or the spooled file create date and time parameter is to take precedence over the spooled file number when selecting a spooled file.


Convert IBM i | AS/400 | iSeries print files into XML

I use this sequence: Just create a printer if you have client access and its print queue. Damiano February 20, at I do not have access to a server with 6. The trick is not in making the PDF out of the spool file, but in placing the resulting PDF in a network directory after the creation I couldn’t see it either, but the fact is that it happened.

Line 3 assigned eplf channel 1 Line 15 assigned to channel 4.

Simon Hutchinson November 13, at 1: Line The line number assigned for the channel number in the same list. Display Object Links Directory.

Scroll through the list of programs to find the following this is from a 7. Anonymous November 13, at 1: