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  • Create a global documentation index PDF

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    I've had a number of cases where I was looking for something and spent too much time looking in different docs trying to find what I needed. A PDF with a global "index of everything" would be extremely helpful in such cases.
  • BPROWSDL Output Data Type Mapping

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    The output of bprowsdldoc maps many data types to CHAR, this commonly a solution to the limitations of the native PSC data type. For example double is mapped to CHAR for reasons having to do with format, 2.329727e5 or range of the data type. While this...
  • Enhance stack trace to identify USER-INTERFACE-TRIGGER used

    Stack traces are brilliant for identifying whereabouts code is failing. But when it tells you the code is part of a USER-INTERFACE-TRIGGER it makes it a lot harder to track down. Yes, it tells you the line number, but when icode is involved it becomes...
  • proxygen dotnet (.net) core dlls

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    Similar to: https://community.progress.com/community_groups/products_enhancements/i/openedge/net_core_linux We would like dotnet core version 2.0 of the proxygen generated .net dlls including Progress.Messages.dll and Progress.o4glrt.dll.
  • Method ADD-FIELDS-FROM should trim space characters from except-list expression

    Problem: Method ADD-FIELDS-FROM truncates all the fields after 1st space character is encountered between comma delimited except-list expression. Related post: https://community.progress.com/community_groups/openedge_development/f/19/t/35299 Proposed...
  • SNI support for HTTP client

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    We wanted to use the ABL HTTP client for web requests, but right now it does not support SNI for secure communication. Since pretty much everything is HTTPS these days we can't use the HTTP client. As of OE 11.7.1, it looks like all we need is...
  • "Extract interface" functionality in PDSOE

    It would be very useful to have an "Extract interface" functionality in the PDSOE Source context menu.
  • unavailable-no-error option on find / dynamic-find

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    In our application when a developer codes a find ... no-error or find-xxx() no-error. The intention is almost always that unavailable should not throw an error. Everything else such as error 7254 or errors about mall formed where clauses should throw...
  • Buffer-Object-Handle FIND-FIRST, FIRST-LAST Where Condition equals ?

    Hello, The buffer object handle methods FIND-FIRST and FIND-LAST should return no result or throw an error if the where condition equals to ?. When dynamically creating a where condition it is possible, that a String operation can result in ? if the...
  • Add a way to globally "catch" all errors in batch mode

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    At the moment there is no way to catch all errors in code when running in batch mode. It is only possible to pipe the errors to a file. This is problematic since errors go unnoticed unitl someone looks at the logfile. It would be great to have some kind...