• Subject: Re: Read Email from RPG Program
  • From: "Art Tostaine, Jr." <art@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 9 Jul 1998 23:35:06 -0400

Art Tostaine, Jr.
CCA, Inc.
Parlin, NJ 08859

-----Original Message-----
From: Art Tostaine, Jr. <art@link400.com>
To: Art Tostaine, Jr. <art@link400.com>
Date: Thursday, July 09, 1998 11:28 PM
Subject: Re: Read Email from RPG Program

>Nevermind.  Using POP mail (system message store), I was able to use the
>CPYFRMSTMF command like this:
>xxxx.lib/note.file/note.mbr') MBROPT(*REPLACE) CVTDTA(*AUTO)
>Interesting part (And cause of problem before) is that if I display
>attributes of JW260690.NOT it comes up as code page 37, not 437.  37 did
>look right!
>The world is now safe.
>Art Tostaine, Jr.
>CCA, Inc.
>Parlin, NJ 08859
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Art Tostaine, Jr. <art@link400.com>
>To: midrange-l@midrange.com <midrange-l@midrange.com>
>Date: Thursday, July 09, 1998 11:21 PM
>Subject: Read Email from RPG Program
>>I have email setup on an As/400.  I can receive email from the internet
>>view it using Justmail or a POP client.
>>We receive a text file as an attachment to an email.  I would like to run
>>RPG program that can read that attachment and insert it into our database
>>I have used QRYDST to get my docid, then RCVDST to get the doc.  I have
>>tried sending the RCVDST to a file and to a folder.  If I send to a
>>I then used RTVDOC to get the message into a physical file.   Problem is
>>that the data from the message is there but not in fixed length records.
>>can see the CR-LF's, but I don't want to have to code and around that
>>How can I get the message into a fixed length flat file that I can use in
>>CPYFRMSTMF has the option to do this, but I have tried that when receiving
>>mail to a userId setup as a Pop3 user (system message store), and that
>>looked even worse.
>>OF course, I thought this was a no-brainer and have promised my customer
>>this function right away.  Keep in mind that the world may end if I don't
>>get this solved.
>>Art Tostaine, Jr.
>>CCA, Inc.
>>Parlin, NJ 08859

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