This e-book offers a progressive training on the AS/400 (iSeries) CL and RPG languages. It uses real life applications to investigate the latest ILE options and develop your programming skills..

The course starts with simple programs and then examines more advanced concepts such as subfiles programming, use of message subfiles, use of embedded SQL, development of ILE modules and binding into programs and service programs .

The index of the Ebooks is as follows:

  • Introduction
  • The OPM and ILE program models
  • The simple Cross Reference Utility
  • The Logical Database Structure
  • Skill No.1 – Database files / Tables creation
  • Skill No.2 – Developing a simple RPG program
  • Skill No.3 – Developing a general utility CL program
  • Skill No.3 – Developing simple CL utilities
  • Skill No.4 – Developing a subfile application (display)
  • Skill No.4 – Developing a subfile application (program)
  • Skill No.5 – Displaying messages in a message subfile
  • Skill No.6 – Using embedded SQL
  • Skill No.7 – Developing a printing program
  • Skill No.8 – Using page by page subfiles
  • Skill No.9 – Introducing ILE modules, procedures and service programs
  • Skill No.10 – Using Service Programs
  • Skill No.11 – Using ILE modules with a printing program
  • Skill No.12 – Developing a Batch Application
  • More ILE concepts
  • Bibliography

This is not a course for beginners because  it assumes some basic knowledge of the RPG language. It is meant to help people who already have some knowledge of the language  and want to improve their skills.


This book is no longer free, but you can download it for a good price from:

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