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MCH3402 - restore should move programs in use to QRPLOBJ or RPG should resolve to the program again
If you compile a program where someone is in the application then the older version is put in QRPLOBJ. This doesn't happen if you restore the program causing the program referring to it to terminate with MCH3402 (Tried to refer to all or part of an object that no longer exists). Because of this we have to be very careful when implementing changes to programs in the production system because we can't see if a program is used. Especially because RPG is resolving only once to a program for performance reasons.
I would like RSTOBJ, RSTLIB etc also to move a program in use to QRPLOBJ. This could be controlled via a parameter.
An alternative could be to change RPG to resolve the program when MCH3402 occurs.
RSTOBJ, RSTLIB etc should move a program in use to QRPLOBJ just like a recompilation do.
If MCH3402 occurs then RPG should try to resolve the program and update the reference again.
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