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Status Delivered
Workspace IBM i
Categories Networking
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 23, 2017

Enlarge NOTE parameter of the SNDSMTPEMM command

Enlarge NOTE parameter, up to 5000 characters (from 400), of the SNDSMTPEMM command.
The same size as the SNDDST command, in the parameter LONGMSG



Use Case:

Migrate this command:
SNDDST TYPE(*LMSG) TOINTNET(( DSTD(SUBJECT) LONGMSG('Long message text, up to 5000 char.')

to this command:
SNDSMTPEMM RCP(( SUBJECT(SUBJECT) NOTE('Long message text, up to 400 char only.')

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Aug 8, 2019

    This RFE has been delivered with IBM i 7.4. If you would like support also on IBM i 7.3, please submit a new RFE to request IBM i 7.3 support so we can monitor the votes from people who would like this function on IBM i 7.3, and you can track the status of the new request.

  • Guest
    Jun 19, 2019

    It's possible also on 7.3 via PTF ?

  • Guest
    May 29, 2019

    This function is included with IBM i 7.4 release, which will be generally available on June 21, 2019.
    SNDSMTPEMM now supports 255 characters for SUBJECT and 5000 characters for NOTE in IBM i 7.4.

  • Guest
    Sep 26, 2017

    This is a valid requirement and the development is ongoing.

  • Guest
    Sep 25, 2017

    This is a candidate for next release.

  • Guest
    Aug 17, 2017

    A limit of 400 characters for the note makes use of this command unlikely and instead I must use QTMMSENDMAIL, which is a pain.
    Please increase the size to at least that of the parameter size of SNDDST.

    Correct me if I'm wrong but QTMMSENDMAIL doesn't have a size limit. It would be nice if SNDSMTPEMM had the same (un)limitations as QTMMSENDMAIL.

    Thank you.

  • Guest
    May 18, 2017

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Networking
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Languages - CL (Control Language)
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None