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Simply i › Annoying CPF9E7F message fixed

June 23rd, 2014 Comments off
After the attempted migration from i-hosting-i to a VIOS based partition configuration and subsequent rebuild of the i-hosting-i partitions, we found that the QSYSOPR message queue was being sent CPF9E7F messages constantly. We checked the HMC configurations and everything looked … Continue reading


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Simply i › Issue with ‘restore 21′ resolved, everything running

June 12th, 2014 Comments off
The problems with the restore 21 of the partition data have been resolved and all of the partitions are now up and running. The problem which gave us the most grief was the update to the content of the partition … Continue reading


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Simply i › Rebuild of the i-hosting-i underway.

June 11th, 2014 Comments off
We have finally started the rebuild of the data for the i-hosting-i partitions and came across a few problems. First problem was to do with the system plan. Before we started down the VIOS route we created a system plan … Continue reading


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Simply i › Setting up the new VIOS based Partitions in question

June 10th, 2014 Comments off
We have been trying to migrate our existing IBM i hosting IBM i partitions to a VIOS hosting IBM i, AIX,Linux configuration. As we have mentioned in previous posts there a re a lot of traps that have snagged us … Continue reading


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Simply i › Why do I do it…

June 6th, 2014 Comments off
Well this week has been a total write off, having spent 4 days trying to get the systems ready to migrate from IBM i based partitioning to VIOS based partitioning (IBM had incorrectly configured the core activations and it took … Continue reading


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Simply 'i' › IBMi eco system.

November 13th, 2012 Comments off
I was reading a number of articles in the press this morning about the IBMi (i5,iSeries,AS/400 and the rest) and the possible install base. The articles suggests that there are around 35,000 “active” IBM customers but around 110,000 customers who are still running the system but not on any maintenance or support? The articles also [...]


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Simply 'i' › IBMi eco system.

November 13th, 2012 Comments off
I was reading a number of articles in the press this morning about the IBMi (i5,iSeries,AS/400 and the rest) and the possible install base. The articles suggests that there are around 35,000 “active” IBM customers but around 110,000 customers who are still running the system but not on any maintenance or support? The articles also [...]


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Simply 'i' › New command to save selected objects to a save file

September 6th, 2012 Comments off
Every wanted to be able select a number of objects from within a library and save them to a save file! Well are always saving different objects from libraries to save files so we did. As we are always saving a selective number of objects from a single library, having to type in each individual [...]


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Simply 'i' › Trigger capabilities for new apply process within HA4i

August 23rd, 2012 Comments off
We had not realized the new apply process for HA4i version 7.1 did not have the trigger support built in, the IBM apply which uses the APYJRNCHG commands did not need to be told to ignore trigger requests it just did it! So we had to build a new trigger disable and enable process into [...]


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Simply 'i' › Send the output for affected objects to a DB File

August 23rd, 2012 Comments off
Another request we felt made a lot of sense for the JRNMASTER list affected objects program was to allow the output to be written straight to a file instead of displaying through a panel group. So you can now run the request against a receiver and it will create the output in a DB file [...]


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