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SE56583: RDI 9.0 CREATE NEW IBM I DEBUG CONFIGURATION FAILS WITH NPE WHEN USING A COMMAND OTHER THAN CALL

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When creating a new debug configuration to debug on the IBM i
    with a CL command other than CALL will fail with an NPE when the
    debug configuration dialog is closed or opened again for this
    configuration.
    
    This problem also occurs in RDP 8.5.1
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: Those who create a debug launch              *
    *                 configuration with a CL command other        *
    *                 than CALL                                    *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Creating new IBM i debug configuration  *
    *                      fails with NPE when using a command     *
    *                      other than CALL                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    When creating a new IBM i interactive debug launch
    configuration, if the command in the "Command to start
    application" field is not a CALL command, the user will see a
    NullPointerException when he selects the launch configuration.
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem is fixed in the RDi 9.0.1 update.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    SE56583

  • Reported component name

    RDI RPG AND COB

  • Reported component ID

    5724Y99RC

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-10-01

  • Closed date

    2013-12-11

  • Last modified date

    2013-12-11

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RDI RPG AND COB

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Y99RC

Applicable component levels

  • R900 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
11 December 2013