FTP dataset member with Arabic letters



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FTP dataset member with Arabic letters

Postby Mahmoud Anwer » Sat May 29, 2021 6:37 pm

Hello,
I was trying to move a data set member that have Arabic letters from the Mainframe to my PC via FTP (FileZilla), but the member was unreadable.
Any suggestions to overcome this case.
Thanks in advance.
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Re: FTP dataset member with Arabic letters

Postby enrico-sorichetti » Sat May 29, 2021 11:57 pm

meditate on

https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/overv ... on-zos-ftp

and on how to specify

SITE ENCODING=MBCS MBDATACONN=(file_system_codeset, network_codeset)
LOCSITE ENCODING=MBCS MBDATACONN=(file_system_codeset, network_codeset)

for filezilla
cheers
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so that I am sure that the information requested can be reached with a very small effort
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