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4
votes

Add new message for typos in usage of compound assignment operators

We would like to have a new message issued for every “=+” or “=-“ informing or warning that this statement is wrong, if use of the compound assignment operator was meant. So this message can easily r...

Delivered

4
votes

Extend FILEDDWORD function

making DSORG known via fileddword

Planned for Future Release

3
votes

Show function level of new continuous delivery in listing and documentation

We would like to have the modification level used to show the function level, based on the latest continuous delivery but independent from any other build (from other PTFs): - Put in a change to make...

Submitted

3
votes

Automatic rename of '*' fields when compiling with TEST() option

From the Enterprise PL/I Programming Guide: Any variable declared with an * for its name will not be visible when using DebugTool. Additionally, if an * is used as the name of a parent structure or s...

Submitted

3
votes

Update compile procedures to 2017

Decades ago JCL was enhanced with "if-then-else" statements. Would it be possible to use this in IBM provided compile jobs?

Uncommitted Candidate

2
votes

Implement SIMD support PLI Builtin functions that call z/OS XML Parsing Ser...

z/OS XML Parsing Services is able to use SIMD support to reduce CPU consumption and running time of the parse of XML. The PLI Builtin XML parsing functions should be enhanced to also use SIMD support...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

Always allow unreferenced PLIXOPT and PLITABS variables

Result of compiling a program that uses PLIXOPT and a pre-initialized PLITABS structure with the NOUNREFSTATIC option leads to 5655-PL5 IBM(R) Enterprise PL/I for z/OS Compiler Messages Message ...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

Add XDECLARE/XDCL to declare sth. if it has not been previously declared in...

New RFE separated from RFE 99587, which will be used to deliver XDEFINE only https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=99587 Inspired by %XINCLUDE and the support of multi...

Planned for Future Release

2
votes

JVM bytecode

A compiler that generates JVM byte code would be a great thing I think. If the compiler runs on IBM OS-es only then your customers will keep to develop on your hardware... A PL/I <==> Java direct cal...

Declined

1
votes

Allow defined struct as SQL host variable

Dear IBM, Pls. support the usage of defined structs as SQL host variables. br johann

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

Error handling for REPATTERN

The REPATTERN builtin function throws the ERROR condition when date format errors occur. Current ON ERROR processing requires a GOTO to be used to handle the error. Would prefer that the ON ERROR un...

Submitted

1
votes

Error Message on PLI for AIX: Fetchable not found should contain name of mi...

Similar to z/OS the PLI Compiler on AIX should output the name of a not found fetchable with the printed error-message.

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

New suboption for RULES(NOLAXQUAL)

Provided any qualified use of structure elements is in action: the compiler should find a declared level-0 variable from a parent block even if a same named structure attribute in the actual block is ...

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

Listing typed structure without the elementary member

Provide the support of listing the typed structure without the qualified name of an elementary member for DEBUG TOOL in z/OS and with RDz. This is currently returning the value ???? from the monitor v...

Planned for Future Release

1
votes

PLIDUMP should provide the byte offset to the location of the current recor...

PLIDUMP should provide the byte offset to the location of the current record in the I/O Buffer

Planned for Future Release


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