Access IBM i via Linux Nginx.

We have a number of clients who are running iAMP as their IBM i HTTP/PHP server. Aura have not supported iAMP for a very long time and have been reluctant to share the build process etc. so it has become […]

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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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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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Interesting discussion about XMLSERVICE and big data

[adrotate group=”3,5,7,8,9″] I sometimes worry about how we perceive the Open Source products and what we as developers should expect from it. I like to keep a watch on what is happening within the IBMi/PHP eco system so I tend […]

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Next stage of the DB2 File updater

[adrotate group=”3,7,8,9″] Previously we created a simple file output page which we said could be used to update a DB2 file in much the same way as the PHPMyAdmin interface allows where a single record is displayed which allows the […]

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PHP i5_Toolkit from Aura Equipments and the QSYSOPR messages

[adrotate group=”3,7,8″] One of the questions we are being asked regularly is why am I getting messages in the QSYSOPR message queue when using the i5_toolkit from Aura. The answer is very simple, before Zend upgraded to their latest version […]

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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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Zend moves support for ZendDBi to alternative supplier.

[adrotate group=”3,7,8,9″] A recent article in IT Jungle just announced that Zend is going to be moving support and future development for Zend DBi off to another supplier. I did a quick review of the website for Percona and the […]

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New Apache, MySQL PHP stack for IBMi called iAMP Server

[adrotate group=”3,7,8,9″] Aura Equipments of France has just announced a new Apache, MySQL and PHP stack for the IBMi, the new stack has been compiled from standard open source code and is available for free download from the Aura website […]

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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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