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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on May 22, 2018

Have compile action always available

When you have a source member(s) open and the cursor is not active in the active source member and you use Ctl+Shift+C just compile the active source member.

Currently it is grayed out and thus, annoying.

Use Case:

I'm editing a source member, clicked on another view. Then either clicking Ctl+Shift+C or using the menu to compile the active source member and it is grayed out/doesn't work. I then have to click in the source member to compile it.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jun 24, 2022
    Thank you for taking the time to submit your request. After careful consideration, we know that we cannot deliver your requested enhancement in the near term, so it is being declined. However, your request does align with the future strategy of our product and we believe it may have future value, so we will add it to an internal list for us to keep in mind for the future.

    IBM Power Systems Development - RDi team
  • Guest
    Apr 25, 2022

    Seems like a bug that should be fixed!

    Compiling shouldn't require a 2nd right-click to compile (same with Compile menu option). The same thing with doing a Ctrl+Shift+C. If editing, then saving a change, doesn't work! Need to move the cursor and then try again!!

  • Guest
    Aug 20, 2020

    We have reviewed this requirement and we feel it would be a beneficial enhancement to the product. We hope to be able to add it to our development plans in the future.

  • Guest
    May 31, 2018

    Although the theme of this request is consistent with our business strategy, it is not committed to the release that is currently under development.