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Status Future consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 20, 2022

Add support to S3 , FTPS and/or WebDav for ADDMFS

I've seen RFE #153165 was rejected because of OpenSSH licensing, so I think this can be an alternative:

Mount remote S3 bucket, WebDav share or FTPS share using ADDMFS, similar to mounting NFS shares.


Use Case:

This could help with application integration, cloud and D2D backups and will allow PASE programs to communicate easily with remote systems.


Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Mar 10, 2022

    Thank you for submitting this request. We will continue to evaluate it and prioritize with our other work.

  • Guest
    Feb 16, 2022

    Thank you for submitting this request. We are currently investigating.