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Status Delivered
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 6, 2011

Display contents of the save file (SAVF) using RDPi

Is there any way to view the contents of a save file (SAVF) object using RDPi. I know I can run DSPSAVF command from RDPi which will then display the content of that save file in the attached RSE Server green screen session.

Will it not be nice to have some option within RDPi under Remote System view on selecting the save file and then on right click of mouse and having an option ?Display Save File? clicking on it will then show me all the contents of that save file in a new view.

Thanks & Regards
Dibs


Use Case:

Expected Result :

Select a Save File object from RSE
Right Click on the selected object
Chose option for Display Save File Contents
Will popup a new window and display the save file contents


Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Aug 26, 2022
    .This Idea is delivered in RDi 96012.
  • Guest
    Sep 21, 2021

    Thank you for taking the time to submit your request. After careful consideration, we know that we cannot deliver your requested enhancement soon, 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.

  • Guest
    Jun 19, 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
    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 13, 2011

    This RFE will be under consideration for a future release. Status has been updated to Uncommitted Candidate.

  • Guest
    Aug 5, 2011

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