Jim,

1. put /dir1/dir2/reallongfilename.txt
/qsys.lib/somelib.lib/shortnm.file/shortnm.mbr

2. Have them FTP to the root (/) file system then you can copy it into a
database file.

Phil



> Subject: Long Filenames on AS/400
>
> Hello,
>
> I have a client that insists on FTPing files to my
> AS/400 with long filenames  14 to 18 characters in
> length.
>
> Can anyone tell me what they are doing in this
> situation.
>
> We have an AS/400-740 with V5R1 OS.
>
> Thank you,
>
> Jim
>
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