Its sure not like it used to be in the 80 and 90s that's for sure. I
remember calling and talking to the developers because they worked on that
part of the software, and wanted to help.

These days they'd rather pay first level support to just drag out the

Even when I tell a customer to contact IBM for support since it appears to
be an issue with their OS, APIs, etc, I can just feel a disgusting sign
from across the phone.

Bradley V. Stone
Native IBM i e-Mail solutions for Microsoft Office 365, Gmail, or any Cloud

On Mon, Nov 18, 2019 at 9:06 AM Rob Berendt <rob@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I love it when you open a ticket about the HTTP Admin and they ask you to
perform some MGTOOLS collection. All well and good so far.
But then you ask them if they can see if it works for them so they can try
to duplicate it in house. IBM's reply is something to the effect that it
works for them on 7.3 leaving you to believe that support doesn't have
access to IBM i 7.4. Argh!!!!

Rob Berendt
IBM Certified System Administrator - IBM i 6.1
Group Dekko
Dept 1600
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