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SE70349: RDI 9.6.0.4 EDITING AN RPGLE MEMBER REFERENCING A COPY MEMBER WITH DBCS CHARACTERS VARIABLE NAME RESULTS IN PARSER ERROR

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In Rational Developer for i (RDi) v9.6.0.4, when editing an ILE
    RPG member containing a /COPY directive that
    includes DBCS character variable names,  a parser error is
    displayed indicating the copy member cannot be resolved.
    
    The same problem can be recreated in RDi v9.6.0.5.
    

Local fix

  • Disable "Automatic syntax checking" in Window  > Preferences >
    Remote Systems > Remote Systems LPEX Editor > IBM i Parsers >
    ILE RPG
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * ILE RPG developers using RDi                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Editing an RPGLE member referencing a copy member with DBCS  *
    * characters variable name results in parser error.            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Editing an RPGLE member referencing a copy member with DBCS
    characters variable name results in parser error. This occurs
    when there are mismatched sift in and shift out characters.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    SE70349

  • Reported component name

    RDI RPG AND COB

  • Reported component ID

    5724Y99RC

  • Reported release

    960

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-12-12

  • Closed date

    2020-05-12

  • Last modified date

    2020-05-12

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Modules/Macros

  • DBCS
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RDI RPG AND COB

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Y99RC

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU054","label":"Systems w\/TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSAE4W","label":"Rational Developer for i"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB08","label":"Cognitive Systems"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
13 May 2020