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Number of votes Request headline and description

51
votes

Provide an %UPPER and %LOWER bif

It would be helpful to have an easier and more robust way to change the case of characters from upper to lower or lower to upper. The current method is to use the %XLATE function, but the usual way t...

Uncommitted Candidate

34
votes

Ability to move IFS objects from one directory to another on the same syste...

Using the Integrated File System option in ACS I would like the ability to select a group of files, right-click or from the menu select Move, and specify a folder to move the files to on the same syst...

Uncommitted Candidate

34
votes

RPGIV BIFs for uppercase/lowercase conversion

Add a BIF to RPGIV to convert the alphanumeric argument to lowercase (e.g. %tolower), and a BIF to convert the alphanumeric argument to uppercase (e.g. %toupper). Every PL i know of has these fundamen...

Duplicate

22
votes

RPG - Conditional (Ternary) Operator (?:) in EVAL operation

I'd like to be able to use conditional assignment (?:) in EVAL and EVALR operation in RPG. C, C#, java and many other languages have a conditional (aka ternary) operator. This allows developers to ma...

Uncommitted Candidate

21
votes

Disallow read-write shares of the root of the IFS

All read-write shares of the ROOT of the IFS on IBM i should be prevented and disallowed via NetServer and SAMBA etc.

Declined

21
votes

a command to view the contents of a DTAQ (DSPTAQ)

An command to view the contents of a dtaq

Delivered

20
votes

Allow Save as New Example to replace existing Example

I often find the need to replace a custom SQL Example I created with corrected or improved SQL, however Save as New Example is the only option and if you attempt to save as an existing example you get...

Uncommitted Candidate

20
votes

iSeries ACS Run SQL Scripts - SQL SELECT - locking file

Running SQL SELECTs in ACS "Run SQL Scripts" on the iSeries leaves locks on physical files which prevent the CL command CLRPFM from running over the file. Old fashioned RPG programs never lock files...

Planned for Future Release

19
votes

Speed up IFS upload function in iACS

Version: 1.1.8.5 I open up IFS for one lpar. I tell it I want to upload from my pc. I have a directory with three 3.8gb binary files which are part of an image catalog. I started uploading one with ...

Need More Information

18
votes

ACS - Add generate SQL for Columns selected in View

In ACS, a recent enhancement allowed user to modify the Columns being viewed for a result set. The View Columns panel enables you to select/omit columns and reorder them. Please add the ability to ret...

Uncommitted Candidate

17
votes

Insert/delete rows in Run SQL Scripts

Run SQL Scripts needs the ability to insert and delete rows in a result set (similar to the existing ability to edit rows).

Uncommitted Candidate

17
votes

Expand 16773104 limit (RNF0376) within data structures

With nested data structures, especially those involving multi-dimensional arrays, it is very easy to exceed the 16773104 limit. Would be nice if this limit could be expanded. For backwards compatibi...

Submitted

16
votes

LAN console default settings on SLIC media boot

On new systems without an HMC it is very cumbersome to configure the LAN console through the 65+21 control panel functions.

Submitted

16
votes

Bulk insert into Run SQL Scripts

Allow bulk insert of rows into a Run SQL Scripts result set, such as copy-and-paste from Excel (capability that MS SQL offers).

Uncommitted Candidate

16
votes

add a new audit field to the SQL fields

I would like to be able to get the program name that updated/inserted a row in SQL in a generated always field. Today we can add the job, user, timestamp, ... automatically but not the name of the pr...

Uncommitted Candidate


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