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SE72841: RDI 9.6.0.6 ILE RPG CONTENT ASSIST FOR %ELEM() IN A DECLARATIONIN A PROCEDURE ONLY LISTS PROPOSALS WITHIN THE LOCAL PROCEDURE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Editing ILE RPG source using the Remote System LPEX Edititor in
    Rational Developer for i (RDI) 9.6.0.6 the Content Assist
    proposals may not be complete. Specifically, Content Assist when
    prompted for %ELEM( ) used in a declaration in a procedure only
    lists completion proposals for declarations within the local
    procedure, and fails to include valid choices from the global
    program scope, which should also be included.
    

Local fix

  • Manually enter the desired changes
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * ILE RPG developers using (CTRL+SPACE) Content Assist when    *
    * editing RPGLE source in RDi.                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * RPG Content Assist for the %ELEM() parameter would not       *
    * suggest valid global-scope field names.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    For %ELEM coded in a sub-procedure, Content Assist would only
    list local procedure-scoped field names.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    SE72841

  • 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

    2020-01-17

  • Closed date

    2020-12-08

  • Last modified date

    2020-12-11

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

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

Modules/Macros

  • ContentA
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RDI RPG AND COB

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Y99RC

Applicable component levels

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB08","label":"Cognitive Systems"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU054","label":"Systems w\/TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSAE4W","label":"Rational Developer for i"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"960"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
14 December 2020