doh!  my bad.

220 Connection will close if idle more than 5 minutes.
user xxxxxxxxxx
331 Enter password.
pass xxxxxxxxxx
230 XXXXXXXXXX logged on.
quote syst
500 Syntax error, command unrecognized: 'quote syst'
quote time 500
500 Syntax error, command unrecognized: 'quote time 500 '
215  OS/400 is the remote operating system. The TCP/IP version is "V5R2M0".
quote rcmd sndmsg hello qpgmr
500 Syntax error, command unrecognized: 'quote rcmd sndmsg hello qpgmr'

Not sure I did that correctly.
I'll get the network folks on it--probably will be awhile dealing with
three/four people.


<rob@xxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> Bruce,
> I think it may be the network blokes.
> However he suggested telnetting into port 21, not ftping into port 21.
> Telnetting into a port for other tasks is often commonly done to check
> things out.  For instance, I will often telnet into the SMTP port to
> verify some email stuff.
> Rob Berendt
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