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Status Delivered
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 14, 2012

Add ability to turn off outline view functions in preferences

Add an option to disable the outline view from the preferences in RDp.

Use Case:

With a slow connection, the editor updating and scrolling stutters. A little circle appears and you have to wait.
The abilty to disable this feature would allow you to continue working without having to wait for this to clear.
There are also many entries in the DeveloperWorks Rational forums
complaining about this problem of not being able to turn the outline off.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Apr 28, 2020

    IBM has put in a number of enhancements so that the generating of the RPG outline view no longer slows down the editing process. IBM considers the business requirement to edit without performance impact from background parsing to be delivered.

  • Guest
    Sep 14, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Programming Languages
    Product - Developer for Power Systems

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Rational
    Product family - Design & development
    Product - Developer for Power Systems

  • Guest
    Jun 27, 2012

    Especially for DDS (display files mostly) - its constant updating is terribly annoying.

  • Guest
    Jun 1, 2012

    This RFE will be under consideration for a future release. Status has been updated to Uncommitted Candidate.

  • Guest
    Mar 29, 2012

    This RFE is consistent with our strategy and product roadmap and IBM is continuing to evaluate.