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mundul333

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:38 pm    Post subject: how to connect to mainframe thru VB code
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Hi ,
I want to make a code in VB thru which i can connect to mainframe and then do a FTP to the mainframe system.
Is it possible to do that ?
if so then how can this be done ?
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 04, 2008 7:47 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

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Is it possible to do that ?
Yes, it is possible. . . There are many ftp clients in existence - written in assembler, some flavor of C, and VB.

The question is not a mainframe issue at all, but rather the coder's knowledge of the ftp and visual basic.

You will probably find more info that could help you in a Windows developer's forum.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 04, 2008 7:50 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

To clarify a bit. . .

You would not connect to the "mainframe" from your code.

You would connect to an ftp service that happened to be running on a mainframe. Done correctly, the code would connect to ftp on a mainframe or a unix system or a win-based system.
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