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Status Delivered
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 28, 2011

Save Defines through Verify Options with same session

Save Defines set in Verify (Options) with the current session.
Now, you must reset the defines every time you access Verify (Options) even with he same session.

Use Case:

System: Verifying code in RPGLE source
Actor: Customer

Use cases for the system:

Verify of code
Scenario: Verify of code.
Steps include:

Open source.
Select Verify (Options).
Set the Defines.
Currently, you have to reset the defines every time you open this selection.
Have the defines saved or a list of defines to choose from.

Idea priority Low
  • 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
    Oct 17, 2011

    This feature is now available in the Rational Developer for Power Systems Software V8.0.3 refresh pack.
    For details, please see:

  • Guest
    Oct 13, 2011

    This request is approved and planned for delivery within the next year or next generally available release. Thank you for taking the time to suggest this enhancement to our product.

  • Guest
    Jun 27, 2011

    This RFE is consistent with our strategy and product roadmap and will be under consideration for a future release. Status has been updated to Uncommitted Candidate.

  • Guest
    May 31, 2011

    The preferences for the Verify (Options) can be preserved for all sessions by going to Window -> Preferences and selecting Remote Systems -> IBM i -> Program Verifiers -> ILE RPG.
    I think this solves the problem of preserving the settings. However, we will consider your very good suggestion to easily access this setting and make settings like this "stick".

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

  • Guest
    Mar 30, 2011

    May I go so far as to say that anything the user changes in the workspace, should "stick", and remain in effect when the workspace is next opened.