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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 12, 2012

Application Diagram Enhancements

The current design of the Application Diagramming tool does not provide added benefit for us. Please consider these enhancements

1. Add a configuration to allow the diagramming tool to diagram internal structure only.
2. Add a configuration option to allow to diagramming to appear in a view like the outline does, while still viewing the LPEX editor.
3. Add configuration option to alter the view of the diagram state for instance change from diagramming all references to internal only.
4. Add configuration option to refresh the cache each time like the program verify has.
5. Add the ability to have diagram process run in back ground.

Use Case:

Potential benefits is that the diagram could be built quicker by only needing to use the latest outline data. With an flow outline I more quickly review the sub routine / procedure calls within the program.

Having the diagram in a view like the outline i can used it to more quickly open internal and external call references without the need for Ctrl+Shift+A.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Sep 9, 2020

    This RFE has been re-evaluated.  Due to the relatively low number of votes, this RFE is now being declined.

  • 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
    Jun 28, 2012

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

  • Guest
    Jun 1, 2012

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

  • Guest
    Apr 12, 2012

    Scratch number five off this list. This came from a older document and I did not re-evaluate the application diagram tool.