• Subject: Re: IPL frequency dangers
  • From: "Al Barsa, Jr." <barsa2@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2000 10:35:16 -0800

At 11:25 AM 01/07/2000 +0000, you wrote:
>I have an AS400 which I use at home for development purposes - as this machine
>is only in use when I am developing at home (2 days a week and occasional
>weekends) I PWRDWNSYS when not in use and IPL from the front panel when 
>needed.
>
>This will happen about 2 to 3 times a week.
>
>Is there any danger in 'switching on and off' like this or would it be 
>safer to
>have the machine powered up all the time?

I see no problem with the repeated IPL of the system.  All my AS/400 
(except for the Internet server) are IPLed daily.

Al




+--------------------------------------------------+
| Please do not send private mail to this address. |
| Private mail should go to barsa@ibm.net.         |
+--------------------------------------------------+

Al Barsa, Jr. - Account for Midrange-L
Barsa Consulting, LLC.  
400 > 390

Phone:          914-251-1234
Fax:            914-251-9406
http://www.barsaconsulting.com
http://www.taatool.com

+---
| This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
| To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com.
| To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com.
| To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com.
| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: david@midrange.com
+---

This thread ...

Follow-Ups:
Replies:

Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2019 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].