JTOpen release 6.5 is now available for download on the SourceForge
project page for the JTOpen project, at
Please refer to the changes.html file for a list of updates since JTOpen
Changes of particular interest include:
The getJob() method is eliminated from classes CommandCall and
ProgramCall. Applications that reference this method will no longer
compile or execute. Use method getServerJob() instead.
Formerly, when running natively on IBM i, by default the Toolbox looked-up
the designated thread-safety of CL commands, and called thread-safe CL's
on-thread to optimize performance. This caused problems where successive
CL's and programs would be called in 2 different jobs (on-thread versus
off-thread). The new default is to simply call all CL's via the Remote
Command Host Server. To restore the previous behavior, set Java system
Note that zip file jtopen_6_5_jdbc40.zip contains a version of JTOpen 6.5
that supports JDBC 4.0, and has been compiled to Java 6.0.
In order to use the jars in this file, you must have Java 6.0.
To ask questions about JTOpen and the Toolbox, please go to the
Other sources of information about the Toolbox and JTOpen include:
Toolbox home page: http://www.ibm.com/systems/i/software/toolbox/
JTOpen home page: http://jt400.sourceforge.net/
JTOpen project page: http://sourceforge.net/projects/jt400
JTOpen bugs database:
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