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AS400 + File Edit using Putty

Jigar Naik
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Joined: Dec 12, 2006
Posts: 761

I am connected to AS400... using putty and i want to edit one file from putty.

Can anybody tell me how do i do that ?

Jigar Naik

Peter Johnson

Joined: May 14, 2008
Posts: 5852

Does the AS400 have vi?

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Paul Clapham

Joined: Oct 14, 2005
Posts: 19973

If you have a Telnet connection to the System i, and if the file you want to edit is in the IFS, then you use the EDTF command to do that.
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