Building an STRSQL utility with PowerRuby

PowerRuby tutorial

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Cairns Tony

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: March 20, 2014

This tutorial creates a Rails version of old green screen Start SQL Interactive Session (STRSQL) utility. Most IBM i professionals use STRSQL on IBM i, but if you have not, simply sign on to your IBM i 5250 and enter STRSQL on the command line. Other products duplicate the STRSQL support as a client/server application, but this Rails version stays completely on the IBM i server and use any device with a browser as the interface.

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