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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 26, 2022

RDI: Outline - update definition

When adding or removing fields in externally described files it can take a long time before it can be seen in the outline even though I'm updating it. It takes RDI a long time to register that a change in the file has happened. Thus I would like the possibility in the outline to right click on the file or the data structure that is based on an externally defined file and select update definition. This should force RDI to reload the definition from the host it is connected to.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Nov 17, 2022
    We will reject this Idea, since the Refresh Button on the outline currently works.
    The process is to make the change to the DDS, change or create the file, then press the Refresh Button on the Outline Tool bar. If you properly generated the new externally described file, your changes will be displayed.

    IBM Power Systems Development - RDi team