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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 25, 2020

Secure QFileSvr.400 connections on 7.3 IBM i systems using SSL/TLS

IBM i 7.4 provides a method for securing QFileSvr.400 file system connections with TLS (
WE would like to see the same functionality added to IBM i 7.3

Use Case:

This would be used to secure QFileSvr.400 file system connections between servers in different geographical locations.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Sep 30, 2020

    While we understand this request, due to other priorities and the effort required for this work item, we will not be able to contain this work.

  • Guest
    Apr 30, 2020

    Thank you for submitting this request. While we understand that having a secure connection is important, we need to consider the feasibility to provide this in a PTF to an earlier release.