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Number of votes Request headline and description

50
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

48
votes

Allow expressions in CL CALL and CALLPRC commands

Allow expressions to be used in the PARM parameter of the CALL and CALLPRC commands. This would eliminate the need to declare single-use variables to serve as parameters.

Submitted

40
votes

IBM i ACS Run SQL Intellisense functionality

Customers keep using WINSQL instead of IBM i ACS Run SQL scripts, because what Microsoft WINSQL offers them outperforms IBM i ACS Run SQL scripts functionality. With one big exception, WINSQL does not...

Under Consideration

40
votes

Enhance %Dec, %Int, and %Float to treat blank fields as zero

Currently the character to numeric BIFs treat an input of blanks as an error. This is silly and causes unnecessary logic to have to be coded to test the field for blanks before attempting to convert. ...

Duplicate

36
votes

%SCANRPL to replace only *FIRST or *LAST occurence

%SCANRPL is a nice and usefull function but sometimes we need to limit the replacement to the first or the last occurence.

Submitted

32
votes

SQL Enhancement - CREATE OR REPLACE INDEX

Please implement CREATE OR REPLACE INDEX

Submitted

30
votes

Clear /tmp directory

During an IPL the directory /tmp should be cleared just like the library QRPLOBJ is cleared. Currently a command is provided to do so, but it needs to be automated in the IPL

Under Consideration

30
votes

F8 to recall commands like F9 does on 5250 Command line but in the opposite...

This is a really simple request, one so basic I'm almost embarrassed to ask but it has been irritating me now for over 30 years so please bear with me ;-) I believe that from day one of OS/400 you ha...

Under Consideration

24
votes

ACS Printer Output Favorites

Daily operations on the IBM i require our staff to move/delete/download spool files filtered on several output queues, Userdata and Job Information. Many of these filters are the same every day and ...

Under Consideration

23
votes

Module IFS source name missing

CL command DSPMOD and API QBNRMODI should provide the source file name of IFS sources if the source was compiled from an IFS source. API QLICOBJD should provide a function to change the IFS source pat...

Planned for Future Release

22
votes

RPG block comments

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

Under Consideration

22
votes

Allow drag and drop for IFS interface in iACS

Allow drag and drop of files in the Integrated File System (IFS) interface within iACS. This would be similar to what is available with the Navigator for i functionality within IBM i Access for Window...

Declined

21
votes

Add P7-zip to IBM i YUM repository

P7zip/7zip is an amazing compressor with many options, multithreading and encryption

Submitted

20
votes

PCL 6 Manufacturer Types and Models needed

When printing through a printer session set up to use Host Print Transform ( HPT ) to a PCL6 ASCII printer, nothing physically prints on the printer. This happens using both IBM i Access Client Solut...

Submitted

19
votes

Web browser settings for Navigator for i in ACS

Add a parameter in ACS to choose which web browser used to launch Navigator for i. Currently ACS takes the default browser defined on the user station, it should be able to force the browser such as F...

Under Consideration


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