The summer months and release cycles around Innovate mean we've seen a LOT of releases recently. We know you want and need these, so without further delay here's the most recent list of the latest and greatest downloads which have gone live from Rational Support since June 13th! These links are provided to help you find the fixes you need in order to stay up to date and successful with your Rational products. Be sure to check out the downloads tag for previous posts as well:
A scenario may occur where the IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT) recording always shows blank pages in the browser panel (Window -> Show view -> Protocol data -> Browser).
The Application under test (AUT) was based on Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF). The ADF pages were heavily AJAX based.
RPT successfully recorded the web page, but the rendering in the browser tab was not seen as expected.
Rational Developer Traveler, v1.0.3: Navigator and Shell (Video 1 of 3)- This 3 minute video features the Rational Developer Traveler Navigator View and TSO Shell, which is new in version 1.0.3. In this video you will see how to view the MVS file system with the Navigator view, create a Partitioned Dataset with the Navigator view, and then use the provided TSO Shell to copy an application into the newly created Dataset.
Rational Developer Traveler, v.1.0.3: Edit and Submit (Video 2 of 3)- This 3 minute video explains how to edit JCL with Rational Developer Traveler and then submit the JCL for processing on the host environment. You'll learn how to use the Rational Developer Traveler Editor to modify the application that was copied in the first video of this series. When the updates are complete, the JCL will be submitted for processing on the host environment using the option found within the RD Traveler editor.
Brian Svihovec is a Senior Software Engineer at IBM, where he has worked in Research Triangle Park (RTP), NC since 2001. Prior to working at IBM, Brian obtained a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Virginia Tech. While working at IBM, Brian spent 11 years as a member of the Rational Business Developer team, developing an Eclipse based IDE for the EGL programming language. For the past 2 years, Brian has been working on Rational Developer Traveler, which is a Lean Startup experiment to validate the benefits of a Web Based IDE for z/OS. When Brian is not working he is usually out for a run, playing roller hockey, or spending time with his family. Brian Svihovec, Rational Developer Traveler Web Client Lead (svihovec @ us.ibm.com)
We recently enabled a new feature on the Notes from Rational Support (NFRS) blog which utilizes Google's website translation engine to provide machine translation for all our blog posts. The best part is the language is user selectable, so now you have direct capability to select the language you prefer right within the blog itself!
How do you, as a reader of NFRS, translate the blog content into your preferred language? Just click the drop list highlighted in this screenshot and choose the new language for site translation:
Once selected, the NFRS blog content will be translated to the language of your choosing. But wait, there's more! Because Google knows the difficulties of accurate machine translation, you can also contribute corrections or improved translations by hovering your mouse over the translated text and then clicking the "Contribute a better translation" link as highlighted:
We hope you find this new translation feature beneficial to delivering Notes from Rational Support content in your language!