What ? Can I watch Taxi Driver movie on IBMi via Netflix ? No, but using only RPG and SQL UDF HTTPGETBLOB now you can call an IBM Watson API and transform a generic text (in different languages) in a wav/flac file and play it with a simple STRPCCMD. Let’s start from the beginning. I…
Taking the cue from some posts on the web about writing better RPG code I took an old and simple Fixed Format RPG Code, converted it to Free Format, then some hammer blows to give it a better shape. Source codes here: test02fix, test02free, psds_free, psds_fixed References: A Style Guide For Modern RPG And ILE – Paul Tuohy Some…
Take a look at this tweet https://twitter.com/ibmi_rocks/status/784349860602400768
Why IBM doesn’t support this kind of initiatives ?
As Pink Floyd say … IBM (ops, I’m not so sure Waters an Gilmour were talking about IBM ! ) is there anybody in there ?
Video tutorials from the COMMON library allow you to learn new skills from the convenience of your desk. Open Source for IBM i tutorials are now available.
I can read and undestand your code if we follow same standards … with Paul Tuohy
Access data on another IBM i easily using the three part qualified name in your SQL statements. But beware there are some pitfalls when using them