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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on May 19, 2011

Configure different System libraries in Library list (Chgsyslibl)

Have the option to configure different System libraries in Library list (Chgsyslibl) for different connections.


Use Case:

Different application require different Library list and also different System libraries in Library list (Chgsyslibl)


Idea priority Medium
  • 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 31, 2012

    The requested information was not provided and the RFE is being closed.

  • Guest
    Jun 17, 2011

    Could you please try the following option to see if it is an acceptable solution to supporting configuration of System libraries?
    As a part of the Initial Library List properties for the Objects subsystem under a connection, you have the option of specifying an Initial command where you can add the Chgsyslibl command. This can be done as follows:
    1) Under your RSE connection to your IBM i system, Right-click Objects and click Properties on the pop-up menu.
    2) Select Initial Library List on the left pane.
    3) In the Initial Command field, type the Chgsyslibl command or call another CL program that will run your initial commands.
    4) Click OK.
    You can use the properties of any of the subsystems to set connection information such as running an initial command.