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3
votes

Add new STCKTOLOCALDATE and STCKETOLOCALDATE built-in functions

Please add new STCKTOLOCALDATE and new STCKETOLOCALDATE built-in functions, similarly to STCKTODATE (from RFE 131403) and existing STCKETODATE but handling the leap seconds and the local time offset.

Planned for Future Release

3
votes

Add new STCKTODATE built-in function

Please add new STCKTODATE built-in function, similarly to STCKETODATE.

Planned for Future Release

3
votes

Add exception list to RULES(NOLAXQUAL)

The CICS coprocessor is generating assignment statements which are invalid under RULES(NOLAXQUAL). Similarly to RULES(NOUNREF), any reference to a structure member whose level 1 name starts with DSN,...

Delivered

3
votes

Add exception list to RULES(NOLAXENTRY)

The DB2 and CICS coprocessors are generating unprototyped entry declarations which are invalid under RULES(NOLAXENTRY). Similarly to RULES(NOUNREF), the entries whose name starts with DSN, DFH, EYU, ...

Delivered

2
votes

Add new MACRO option IGNORE(NOPRINT)

We would like to have a new option IGNORE(NOPRINT) supported by the MACRO preprocessor. So specifying either PPMACRO('... IGNORE(NOPRINT) ...') PP(MACRO) or PP(MACRO('... IGNORE(NOPRINT) ...')) ...

Submitted

2
votes

New builtins PRECVAL and SCALEVAL

The compiler should offer new builtin PRECVAL and SCALEVAL to get the precision and the scale of a variable.

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

init for alias

If you define an alias you may want some default init values for that type. If you would can add the init attribute to the type definition and use the value(::) keyword on the allocation, similar to d...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

Update LRM and add warning message for the new way of "Passing arguments to...

Please update the language reference manual and strongly recommend coding the parameter to a MAIN procedure as CHAR(*) VARYING (plus INONLY NONASGN) instead of CHAR(100) VARYING. Please add a new war...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

Merge the include preprocessor into the macro preprocessor

Non-standard include statements, such as ++INCLUDE for instance, are processed by the include preprocessor. Standard PL/1 %INCLUDE statements are processed by the macro preprocessor. This is all fine ...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

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

We would like to get a new RULES suboption such as [NO]LAXOPTIONAL(ALL | SOURCE) - LAXOPTIONAL will be the default - ALL will be the default for NOLAXOPTIONAL Under NOLAXOPTIONAL the usage of PRESENT...

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

LBI support

PL/I programs can support large blocksize tape files

Submitted

1
votes

support an optional parameter to jsonPutMember for case-sensitive

The compiler should support an optional parameter to jsonPutMember that specifies whether the name written should be lower|upper|asis

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

support an optional parameter to jsonGetValue and jsonGetMember for case-se...

The compiler should support an optional parameter to jsonGetValue and jsonGetMember that specifies whether the name match should be case-sensitive or not

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

Support for LOWER as a suboption of JSON CASE

The compiler should support LOWER as a new suboption of JSON CASE

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

enable compiler-listings without automatic pagefeeds

With COBOL and Assembler you can specify an option of LINECOUNT(0) to stop the compiler from generating automatic pagefeeds. With PL/I you can only sepcify a range from 10 to 32767 lines per page with...

Planned for Future Release


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