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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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. Element list Optional Element 1: Specifies a list of channel numbers with their assigned line numbers.

In this example I will save it to the document test. Very helpful article Simon! This parameter is considered after the job name, user name, job number, spooled file name, and spooled file number parameter requirements have been met.

Anonymous November 13, at 9: Qualified job name Optional Qualifier 1: The assigned line number for channel 1 is line 1. 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. This parameter is considered after the job name, user name, job number, spooled file name, spooled file number, and job system name parameter requirements have been met.


The method I am going to describe can only be used IBM i servers with either version 6. To prevent “comment spam” all comments are moderated.

Tim Austin March 31, at 4: I have using this since V5R4 and it still works in V7R1. Graphics data is lost. Simon Hutchinson March 27, at 3: I can verify the copy doesn’t work at V6R1, but you can circumvent that.

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

The above post was to describe how to create a PDF file from a spool file without human intervention, for example: Anonymous October 7, at 2: Parameters Examples Error messages. Moti March 27, at 9: Simon Hutchinson October 7, at 2: Channel channel-number Specify which channels are used to control skipping on spfl report. If I could attach some screen prints’ I’d show you.

Need to incorporate along with traditional spool files. Simon Hutchinson February 20, at 4: Just a question – How if at all do I get it to convert Hebrew characters? Required product option not available. Just create a printer if you have spf access and its print queue.

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

Markus During June 8, at 3: When you copy a spooled file to a physical file, certain information is lost or changed. If this file does not exist at the time of the copy, the copy will fail. Line The line number assigned for the channel number in the same list. From IBM’s Suport documents: Simon Hutchinson November 13, at Newer Post Older Post Home. Then move output converrt this printer queue.


IBM i: Converting a spooled file to PDF

Creation date Date Element 2: That is great to know. The licensed program code if different depending upon which release your server is running:.

Paul Putkowski March 27, at 3: If you can generate a spool file with Hebrew characters I do not see why this would not work. Just now reading this thread The only valid values for this parameter are 1 through Use this value when the spooled file iserries date and time parameter is to take precedence over the job system converf when selecting a spooled file.

Each assigned channel must have a corresponding line number to provide the correct positioning on a report.