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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 14, 2017

Show SQL referenced items in Outline View

Tables, views, and columns referenced in embedded SQL do not appear in the Outline View.

Use Case:


ctl-opt dftactgrp(*no);

dcl-s table char(10);
dcl-s lib char(10);
dcl-s text char(50);

// table exists on every system
exec sql
declare pgmr_owns cursor for
select table_name, table_schema, table_text
from qsys2.systables
where table_owner = 'QPGMR'
order by table_schema, table_name

exec sql
open pgmr_owns;

exec sql
fetch next
from pgmr_owns
into :table, :lib, :text;

// force a reference
dsply table;
dsply lib;
dsply text;

// only need one row for the demo
exec sql
close pgmr_owns;

*inlr = *on;

The outline view has no references for
TABLE_NAME (column)
TABLE_TEXT (column)
PGMR_OWNS (cursor)

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jul 28, 2017

    This RFE is a duplicate of another RFE82166. See for current status.

  • Guest
    Jul 14, 2017

    This should be extended to include all SQL source types--e.g., COBOL, C, CPP, etc.