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SE73995: RDI 9.6.0.8 RPGLE EXTRACT CONSTANT WILL FAIL IF THERE IS NOT AN EXISTING GLOBAL SPECIFICATION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Extract Constant action will fail for ILE RPG source in the
    Remote Systems LPEX Editor of Rational Developer for i (RDI)
    9.6.0.8 if a global specification has not been defined.
    

Local fix

  • Define at least one global specification, such as a constant, in
    the source member.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of RDi.                                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * RDi 9.6.0.8 RPGLE Extract Constant action will fail if there *
    * is not an existing global specification.                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Extract Constant action will fail for ILE RPG source in the
    Remote Systems LPEX Editor of RDi 9.6.0.8 if a global
    specification has not been defined.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    SE73995

  • 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

    2020-07-16

  • Closed date

    2020-12-11

  • 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

  • ExtConst
    

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