On Thu, Dec 26, 2019 at 1:43 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.

Creating an empty stream file before you need to use it is a good suggestion.

However, I don't think EDTF can set the CCSID. I have not found a way
to do it with EDTF, anyway. And even if you could, this wouldn't be
suitable for a batch process.

The usual way to create an empty stream file of an arbitrary CCSID is
with the Qshell "touch" command, which can be used interactively or in

John Y.

As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.

This thread ...


Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2022 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].

Operating expenses for this site are earned using the Amazon Associate program and Google Adsense.