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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 15, 2020

Add Creator User Profile and Creation Date/Timestamp to QSYRUSRI API

The Retrieve User Profile Information API QSYRUSRI does not return the User Profile of the User that Created the User Profile, nor does it return the Creation Date/Time, nor the System on which it was created. These 3 pieces of information should be returned. Please add them to format USRI0300 at minimum or to both USRI0100 and USRI0300.

Use Case:

Calling QSYRUSRI to retrieve information about a user profile, or using the Db2 for i View USER_INFO requires a 2nd call to QUSROBJD or equivalent to retrieve just the User profile's creation date/time and user who created it. This causes a lot of overhead on systems with "many" user profiles to manage.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Nov 30, 2020

    This information is already available as part of the User_Info service. At this point we have no plans on updating the API for this data. Its already available via other options.