Fix Pack 184.108.40.206 for Rational Business Developer is now available. It contains fixes in many areas of the product,as well as several enhancements. Everyone who is using RBD version 8 should install this fix pack. See Rational Business Developer Fix Pack 5(220.127.116.11) for more information, including installation instructions and a list of the APARs which have been fixed.
The latest update for Rational COBOL Runtime for z/OS is PTF UK92032.
The latest update for Rational COBOL Runtime for z/VSE is PTF UK91995.
Important Notes: If you use an 18.104.22.168 system to generate COBOL to z/OS or z/VSE, then the latest PTF (listed above) for your platform is required to successfully execute the program. These PTFs will continue to support programs generated with all previous levels. For the PTF list of the Rational COBOL Runtime for z/OS, please see Fix List for Rational Business Developer.
This fix pack contains quite a few enhancements:
- Rich UI
- More Data Types Supported by Validation
- Performance Improvement for EGL COBOL Program
- Performance Improvement for EGL Source Code Incremental Compilation
We encourage everyone to use the RFE Community to submit requests, plus comment and vote on requests from others.
RBD Project Manager