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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories Languages - RPG
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 6, 2021

Extend OVERLOAD to Main-Procedure(s)

It could be useful to have the opportunity to use the OVERLOAD Keyword for Main-Procedures too.

Use Case:


DCL-PR Main OVERLOAD(mainWithNum :mainWithChar);

DCL-PR mainWithNum;
Integer INT(10) CONST;

DCL-PR mainWithChar;
Charakter CHAR(10) CONST;

Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Sep 7, 2021

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

    The procedure identified by the MAIN keyword is designated as a candidate to be the Program Entry Procedure (PEP). It is not possible to have more than one PEP procedures in a module.