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Number of votes Request headline and description

64
votes

Change of name for ILE/RPG

Time to give ILE/RPG a new name that is better suited to its current form. Call it "RPG for i", matching "Db2 for i".

Declined

40
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

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

28
votes

Add ability to generate performance graph data from R720 Collection Service...

Since PM for Power is being discontinued on September 30, 2020, clients need a way to view graphed performance data for all supported releases. Links to external letters for different geographies wi...

Declined

26
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

22
votes

DLTF enhancement to remove dependant LF

DLTF can be instructed for special constraint handling by use of parameter RMVCST() Please add possibility to remove dependant LF with a parameter like DLTDEPLF(*YES)

Submitted

21
votes

CPF warning when system has reached 90% of 2.6 Million spool files

CPI1468 - System job tables nearing capacity is generated before the system becomes unusable. Very nice. CPF4235 is generated when the number of spool files exceeds 2.6 Million. It would be helpful...

Submitted

19
votes

Make %subst and %len operate on characters for UTF-8 and UTF-16

Since V7R2 RPG supports UTF-8 and UTF-16 data. That is very nice, however, its usefulness is limited by the fact that %len and %subst operate on bytes instead of characters. That makes it practically ...

Uncommitted Candidate

18
votes

Log Netserver "Unknown User" authentication attempts in System Audit Journ...

If a user attempts to authenticate via NetServer and the IBM i user is valid but the password is not, this results in a VP entry being written to the Audit Journal. If a user attempts to authenticate...

Under Consideration

16
votes

Allow more than 1 level of qualified datastructures in SQLRPGLE

We get more and more embedded SQL code in our RPGLE sources but the compiler still only supports 1 level of qualified data structures. This is such a pain. See Use case for example. More practical ex...

Submitted

16
votes

Add dialog to ACS for displaying "in use" information of stream files store...

Include the "in use" dialog into ACS and do not launch the "IBM Navigator for i" web application for displaying the locks of a given IFS stream file. Today "IBM Navigator for i" is launched to displa...

Uncommitted Candidate

16
votes

Enlarge Subject and Note fields in SNDSMTPEMM for version 7.3

In version 7.4 of the operating system, the command SNDSMTPEMM had the SUBJECT parameter increased to 255 characters and the NOTE parameter increased to 5000 characters. Please release a PTF to updat...

Submitted

15
votes

Provide an IBM i Service for Collection Services configuration information

I have a need to review the Collection Services configuration when I work with clients. I must either do this manually through the GUI or with the CFGPFRCOL command. There is the Retrieve Collection...

Submitted

14
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 ...

Submitted

14
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


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