Python on IBM i
By default the python lib scripts are placed in
/python27. This can be changed to anything you want. I want my to be at
/usr/local/lib/python27 so that I don't spam the root folder with folders and files.
But if you changed the home folder of python you need to set the environment variables so that the program will find them.
ADDENVVAR ENVVAR(PYTHONHOME) VALUE('/QOpenSys/usr/local/lib/python27')
That should suffice though you can also set the lib path like this:
ADDENVVAR ENVVAR(PYTHONLIB) VALUE('/QOpenSys/usr/local/lib/python27/lib')
DSM supports Python with the
dsmsup.py script and the
DSMPYT service program.
One has to take care that all service programs are created with a compatible storage model, either