Dave

A couple things - if you make the outfile have only character and zoned fields, you can FTP it directly to wherever as a fixed-length file - not a delimited one - well, you can also make it have the delimiters yourself, if you want to concatenate them all in.

There is no magic to using FTP to a Windows box - except there has to be an FTP server running on the Windows box. What trouble are you having - it was not clear from your post!

But I suggest using NFS - you can put it on the blade server - free from Microsoft - then mount the NFS share on the IFS and it is a simple CPY to it. You can see more on our wiki at http://wiki.rjssoftware.com/wiki and search for NFS

HTH
Vern

At 06:50 PM 3/20/2008, you wrote:

I do regular FTPing all the time between the native i5 file structure (libname/filename.membername) and other systems like Windows but can't seem to figure out how to do this.

What I'm doing is:

Running a DB2 Query Manager query with the output to an outfile.
Running the CPYTOIMPF to move/convert the outfile to a CSV file in the IFS, i.e., /home/dodom1/filename.csv
Here I want to FTP the file from the IFS to a Windows subdirectory on one of our blade servers.

Thanks in advance,

Dave
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