You can use the QSH command. Pass it the string to be executed in PASE. The
PASE job runs as a submitted job, but the calling/submitting job waits for
the PASE job to complete and return control before continueing. Therefor you
cannot use any objects in QTEMP to transfer data.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Walden H. Leverich" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, January 17, 2002 10:21 AM
Subject: PASE is soooooo cool!

> OK, I have a need to FTP some data but the client wants it encrypted. I
> figure I have two choices:
> 1) Get some SSL-enabled FTP client and server
> 2) Use PGP to encrypt the original file and then ftp that file
> I decided option 2 was interesting so I went to get the PGP source to see
> how hard it would be to port to the AS/400 when it struck me, I can run
> binaries with PASE. One short trip to and I had a zip of a
> tarball of PGP binaries compiled for AIX. I opened the zip in WinZip and
> then opened the tarball in WinZip and copied the contents to the IFS. A
> quick hop over to green screen land, start up QShell and I'm running PGP
> the AS/400. In the immortal words of Tony, it's GRRRRRRRRRREAT!
> One question, is there a way to interact with the QSHELL environment that
> isn't as ugly as 5250 mode. QSHELL, like all unix, expects character at a
> time, not record at a time. The command-line hit, hit enter for program to
> see keystroke, interface is ugly when working with AIX stuff.
> -Walden
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