I think you're talking about Ascent Solutions.  Try 937-847-2374, ask for
Christina at X.135.  I just got a copy of their software to review for the
magazine...I'll let you know what I think in the July issue...:)

Don in DC

On Sat, 20 Mar 1999, Carl Galgano wrote:

> There is a 3rd party solution for this currently.  don't remember the
> company however, but the product worked well and we were able to zip up
> AS400 files and send them to a Unix machine.
> Carl
> Carl Galgano
> EDI Consulting Services, Inc.
> 540 Powder Springs Street
> Suite C19
> Marietta, GA  30064
> 770-422-2995
> mailto:
> EDI, Communications and AS400 Technical Consulting
>     -----Original Message-----
>     From: Bruce Odum <>
>     To: <>
>     Date: Friday, March 19, 1999 11:36 PM
>     Subject: AS/400 & Native Zip Eng
>     When do you thing IBM will supply a native zip engine that will allow
> the ability to compress files on the IFS in zip format.  This is a needed
> component when trying to give file data to customers accessing information
> from the web server.  I cannot believe they have not ported this capability
> yet.  It would be nice to send report data from regular programs to the ifs
> and zip it with CL commands.

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