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Submit job where the child job inherit the submitter job's QTEMP
Such option will free the submitted (child job) from the need to create objects in its QTEMP that were already exists in the submitter job's (parent) QTEMP This can be achieved by a new SBMJOB keyword: QTEMP(*NONE, *ALL, *NOTFILES, <object type...
Improve diagnostics when routing work by user profile with allow_rollover set to NO and the subsystem is not active
When routing work by user profile with QSYS2.SET_SERVER_SBS_ROUTING, the allow_rollover parameter dictates the behavior if the target subsystem is not active. I always recommend allow_rollover to be NO in a production environment as that allows en...
Add details to subsystem changed messages (CPC1602 and CPC1604) as to what was changed
CPC1602 - Subsystem changed, and CPC1604, Active subsystem changed are logged to QSYSOPR and QHST and simply state that the specified subsystem was changed. There is no additional message information that tells the user WHAT was changed.
Command / SQL service to retrieve specific IPL attributes
Increased use of flash copy requires changes to IPL attributes before the copy has been made, to control the behaviour of the cloned partition.
These changes need to be reverted on the parent partition to avoid unwanted behaviour at IPL.
Would help if the wrkactjob command could also filter for a specific user as well. Now you can only subset by subsystem. Usefull if you need to see wrkactjob per user as well. Now you have to press F16 on the wrkactjob screen and press F16. Work w...
Add (submit as) USER parameter to filter jobs on WRKJOBSCDE CL Command
Sometimes User leave a company and they have job's on the Job Scheduler under their USER profile. The USER parameter of ADD/CHG JOBSCDE should be added to the WRKJOBSCE so that we can refine the list to only those job scheduler entries that are go...
Support Subsystem names and multiple Job SubType Enhanced for all API format choices for calls to QGYOLOBJ
All other selection (filter) criteria work when calling QGYOLOBJ except "Active Subsystem" and multiple "Job Type - Enhanced".
The issue with Job Type may be a bug, but the Active Subsystem should not be limited to only format OLJB0300
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