I can try, but environment variable QIBM_CCSID is supposed to do this.
that's why I'm wondering if I should look for a PTF or if I am misreading

On Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 12:43 PM mlazarus <mlazarus@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:


Try creating an empty file with the proper CCSID of 1252 (EDTF should
have that ability) and see if that resolves the issue. I'm assuming
that sysval QCCSID is set correctly to a specific ID (e.g. 37).


On 12/26/2019 10:58 AM, B Stone wrote:
I am working on a project that requires to unzip files during the
I am using unzip in QSH.

When I set debug on for the process it will output the zip results to a
file. But that file is always created with CCSID of 37.

I found the QIBM_CCSID environment variable but that seems to have no
affect.... here is info from my job:

QIBM_QSH_CMD_OUTPUT 'FILE=/debug/file_unzip.log'

The first env var is set, then the second so we store the results of the

It is view-able using WRKLNK but I'd rather use a text editor, and it's
garbage of course when viewing from the IFS.

Is there something else I need to set? This seems to be the way it's
done... This is a V7R4 system right now.


Bradley V. Stone
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