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Number of votes Request headline and description

41
votes

Add *YEARLY Option to Job Scheduler

The Add Job Schedule Entry (ADDJOBSCDE) command has options for Frequency of *ONCE, *WEEKLY, and *MONTHLY. But we have the need for a *YEARLY option. Naturally, the CHGJOBSCDE and WRKJOBSCDE command...

Submitted

28
votes

See the value of a named constant in the debugger.

A developer needs the ability to interrogate the value of a named constant. For more information, see CAAC requirement AD0183 at https://www.ibmilug.ihost.com/commonag/treqs.nsf/9c76f872792db45786257...

Under Consideration

19
votes

SQL prompting in ACS

The new SQL tool in ACS make so much more sense than the old STRSQL - however, the prompt feature from the STRSQL where schemas, tables, columns can be selected from drop-down to construct SQL statem...

Under Consideration

18
votes

Add SQL Assist to Run SQL Scripts

Add SQL Assist capability back into Run SQL Scripts.

Under Consideration

18
votes

Copy To Archive File (CPYTOARCF) Enhancement

Please enhance the CPYTOARCF command so that it takes the specified directory as the root directory in the zip file. Example 1: CPYTOARCF FROMFILE('/home/raddatz/temp/ziptest') TOARCF('/home/raddatz...

Submitted

17
votes

ACS Connection Management

We run about 130 ibm i partitions and use of course ACS to manage them. So in ACS the list of systems to choose to connect to is quite long. I guess most IBM i customers do not have such a large numbe...

Planned for Future Release

17
votes

Port PHP rpm to PASE

PHP is an open source development language. Every other platform other than the IBM i has the ability to install and use PHP by itself (sans Zend Server). IBM i is unique in this. I believe to be fai...

Submitted

16
votes

RPG block comments

Single line comments are allowed today by // however the commonly used block comment /* … */ are not.

Uncommitted Candidate

16
votes

Boolean data type in Db2

The boolean datatype seam to be standard in other major database, so it will be a good opportunity to also have bool as a native type in DB2. I know you can use CREATE TYPE BOOL to make you own implem...

Submitted

16
votes

Provide warning when a user profile approaches maximum total user profile i...

Provide warning when a user profile approaches maximum total user profile internal entries, which is approximately 50 million entries. This number is the sum of owned object, private authority, author...

Submitted

15
votes

ACS IFS component-Need Initial Load Filter to reduce files loaded per direc...

We have IFS directories with 20,000-30,000 files in them. It takes forever to download the whole list of files in the directory, which must be loaded before we can use the interactive filter to narro...

Submitted

15
votes

Modernize ObjectConnect to be native TCP/IP

ObjectConnect should be modernized. Get rid of the APPC stuff and make the SAVRST commands take an hostname or IP Address as a target, and perform everything via native TCP/IP. Improve performance by ...

Under Consideration

15
votes

Update XH2 to adapt to different screen sizes

Currently, Access for Web has 2 instance types. mobile and normal. Mobile is tailored for mobile devices (phones, tablets. etc), while the normal one is supposed to be used by normal browsers running ...

Under Consideration

15
votes

Annual/yearly option for i5/OS job scheduler

Add a frequency (FRQ) of *YEARLY to the system job scheduler, to go along with the *WEEKLY and *MONTHLY options. Allow the user to enter a specific date as the schedule date (SCDDATE) for the first ru...

Submitted

14
votes

Allow three part naming on table functions

I'd like to see the ability to use three part naming on table functions, like RemoteSystem.QSYS2.HISTORY_LOG_INFO

Submitted


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