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Status Future consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories BRMS
Created by Guest
Created on May 31, 2021

BRMS generic '*obj*' object in object-lists

Allow generic objects (and maybe libraries) in *BKU object lists. 'obj*' is allowed, but we need '*obj' as a placeholder at the beginning of the object name.


Use Case:

We have large file objects ending with *jr that do not need to be saved. The file objects with the same name but without jr at the end must be saved.


Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jul 12, 2021

    The CEAC has reviewed this requirement and recommends that IBM view this as a MEDIUM priority requirement that should be addressed.

    Background: The COMMON Europe Advisory Council (CEAC) members have a broad range of experience in working with small and medium-sized IBM i customers. CEAC has a crucial role in working with IBM i development to help assess the value and impact of individual RFEs on the broader IBM i community and has therefore reviewed your RFE.

    To find out how CEAC help to shape the future of IBM i, see CEAC @ ibm.biz/BdYSYj and the article "The Five Hottest IBM i RFEs Of The Quarter" at ibm.biz/BdYSZT

    Therese Eaton – CEAC Program Manager, IBM

  • Guest
    Jun 10, 2021

    The BRMS team will use this request as input to planning, but no commitment is made or implied. This request is somewhat complex, but we are putting it on our list to consider. This request will be updated in the future if the BRMS team implements it. We will use votes and comments from others in the community to help prioritize this request.