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Add conversion to/from RPG Date/Time/Timestamp and Axis types in WebService client ( generates a web service client based on Axis, and an RPG wrapper.This RPG wrapper provides the classical C structure for the RPG variable types Date, Time and Timestamp : D xsd_tm DS align qualified template D sec 10i 0 D* seconds afte...
almost 7 years ago in IBM i / Web Serving 4 Not under consideration

Manage dates before 1970 in the ILE web service client

As described here, the web service client can't manage dates before 1970. Improving the management dates for of compatibility with the RPG date type : 0001-01-01 to 9999-12...
almost 7 years ago in IBM i / Web Serving 4 Future consideration

IWS R7V4 SQL service add security to not allow SQL

R7V4 addition of SQL statements for IWS Application Services should be secured to prevent entry Use Case: The Manage Permissions should be enhanced to secure the entry of SQL statements. SQL should not show as an option if developer not allowed to...
over 4 years ago in IBM i / Web Serving 3 Not under consideration