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5
votes

Built-in Support for PDS Processing

Currently, in order to read all members of a PDS it's necessary to first read the directory and create an array of member names, then either use an Assembler program to read each member or from PL/I d...

Uncommitted Candidate

4
votes

Add support of ordinals to the PL/I SQL preprocessor

We would like to have ordinals supported by the PL/I SQL preprocessor with the following mapping rules: - Don't allow 1-byte ordinals to use in SQL - Map 2-byte ordinals to SMALLINT – regardless if s...

Planned for Future Release

4
votes

Add support of defined structures to the PL/I SQL preprocessor

We would like to have defined structures supported by the PL/I SQL preprocessor.

Planned for Future Release

3
votes

Enhance GETSYSWORD Function

A recent Enterprise Pli PTF enabled a function GETSYSWORD that returns the jcl stepname / Jobname I´d like to see further enhancements in this area. GETSYSWORD('SMFID') SMF-ID of System GETS...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

Enhance FILEDDWORD Built-in Function

Please add support for LRECL and BLKSIZE.

Submitted

2
votes

Enhance GETSYSWORD

Please add: JOBNUMBER JOBCLASS

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

Additional I or W type message for questionable code

I've recently been asked to look at code that relies on compiler dependent initialisation of FIXED DEC variables. The code works from (at least) OS PL/I (V2.3.0) all the way up to EPLI V4R5M0, the IBM...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

Enhance GETJCLSYMBOL function

Enhance new GETJCLSYMBOL function to return an indicator, if a symbol does not exist. The implementation now is to return a null-string, which may also be a valid Symbol definition // SET S1='' Exa...

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

LE support for z/OS Log Streams

Please provide an high level language facility to read and write z/OS log streams

Submitted

1
votes

PLI for AIX 3.1 _IBMPCODP should show same behaviour as on zOS

COBOL provides a knob "COBOL_BCD_NOVALIDATE=1" to skip validation and show same behaviour as on z/OS. A similar functionality should be provided for PLI for AIX 3.1 to prevent the below demonstrated ...

Delivered

1
votes

Similar function to "COBOL TRAP(OFF)", i.e. PLI_TRAP=OFF needed

COBOL supports the possibility to disable runtime condition handling done by cobol: TRAP TRAP indicates whether COBOL intercepts exceptions. ... Default is: TRAP(ON) If TRAP(OFF) is in effect, and yo...

Submitted

1
votes

Add support of UTC plus an additional local time date patterns

We would like to have the following three UTC plus an addition local time date pattern supported by the DATETIME and REPATTERN built-in functions: 1) 'YYYY-MM-DDTHH:MI:SS.999S99:99' 2) 'YYYY-MM-DDTHH...

Under Consideration

1
votes

Provide utility which reports missing prerequisites for a specific compiler...

We would like to be able to run a utility from SIBMZCMP library which checks and reports, which prerequisites for the current compiler build are missing in a specific environment.

Uncommitted Candidate

1
votes

Add new [NO]LAXPARMS(ALL | SOURCE) suboption to RULES option

We would like to get a new RULES suboption such as [NO]LAXPARMS(ALL | SOURCE) - LAXPARMS will be the default - ALL will be the default for NOLAXPARMS Under NOLAXPARMS procedures whose parameters are ...

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

Add new warning message if initializing "huge" user-defined structures

We would like to have a warning message issued when initializing a "huge" user-defined structure: - The limit can be specified via a new compiler option (like MAXINIT). - We suggest 4K as default.

Planned for Future Release


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