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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories Languages - RPG
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 28, 2018

RPG File Description Keywords SFLPAG and SFLSIZ

I'm missing 2 File Description Keywords, SFLPAG and SFLSIZ.
They should return the values from the subfile control record in a WORKSTN file.

Today we are hardcoding the values in the programs and have to remenber to change them if we change the subfile.

The syntax should be like the SFILE that exists today.

Use Case:

Example with a display file with 2 subfiles.


Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Jan 3, 2019

    IBM does not intend to provide a solution to this request at this time, so it is being closed.

  • Guest
    Sep 6, 2018

    May be, instead of SFLPAGE and SFLSIZE keywords, add two new parameters to SFILE keyword.