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vdisk_protection_enabled in IBM i PowerHA environments
This is the corresponding RFE to RFE number 141546 but for IBM i side.Spectrum Virtualize (be it flashsystems or SVC) introduced feature to restrict LUNS from being unmapped or deleted from storage when there was I/O in last XX minutes.This featur...
Java 17 is a "LTS" or long term support version.
By the time IBM i 7.5+1 comes out Java 11 will be down to only "Security Support" instead of "Active Support".
IBM support for jdk8 dies April of 2025 so one might as well go to JDK17.
2 months ago
in IBM i / JAVA
Ability to determine remotely that AC power is PRESENT on the power supplies. Possible a command to display power supply status or indicators on the Virtual Control Panel from ACS. Use Case: We have approx. 30 power servers in remote locations. Wh...
After we installed the latest PTF's, the old Heritage IBM navigator for i has been disabled. Just about every week we EDIT a lot of files in the root file system and we used to be able to do this through the Heritage version. The only file system ...
%split() should return an empty element where a separator character follows another separator character
In %split() if a separator character follows another separator character, it is ignored. For example, %SPLIT('abc..def' : '.') returns an array with two elements: ('abc','def'). It would be nice if it was possible that an empty element could be re...
Keeping IBM i up-to-date is becoming more and more important when you look at today's threads. (Just think of December 2021 and the log4j issue.)As a result of that reporting when an IBM LPAR was protected also becomes more and more important for ...
PDF/A support for infoprint / *PSFCFG objects / PDF generation
Nowadays, given recent announcements with 7.5, IBMi base OS license does include Infoprint server and its suite of programs for PDF generation (PDF virtual printers etc.). So PDF generation is now considered a base capability offered by the OS. De...
14 days ago
in IBM i / Print
Set Wide Screen Mode (27x132) as the Default Option or (preferrably) the only option for ACS 5250 Configuration
When end-users setup their devices they don't have 20 to 40 years experience with *DS3 and *DS4 mode. They're not sure what 27x132 means.
Since is it 2022 and not 1982, it would be better to default to 27x132 for ACS 5250 Display Configurations. I...
IBM i ACS - Run SQL scripts adding Display as Hotspots, like in 5250 Emulation
When developing SQL scripts IBM allows you to add comments. In many cases I add HTTP links as comment. Currently RSS does not recognize them as URL Hotspots.
Would it not be great when adding URLs as comments that you could use them without havin...
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