OpenEdge 11.6 Community Input - Products Enhancements - Progress Community

 OpenEdge 11.6 Community Input

  • Enhance error 8812 lock wait time-out

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    It would be great if this message would include some identifying information about the locked record and the connection id of the pprocess that holds the lock. e.g. table name and rowid or primary key info instead of "Lock wait timeout of 1800...
  • Enable ON STOP phrase to throw errors.

    The ON STOP phrase allows for UNDO, RETURN ERROR, but that is not caught by the blocks associated catch block. ON STOP does not allow UNDO, THROW. The idea is that ON STOP UNDO, THROW will alter the behaviour of a STOP condition to raise a new Progress...
  • VALID-OBJECT() should have an overload for HANDLE variables

    The DELETE OBJECT statement is used to destroy both strong and weak typed objects, but testing for validity of these objects was implemented using two different functtions, namely VALID-HANDLE() and VALID-OBJECT(). It is proposed that, VALID-OBJECT...
  • PDSOE: Time-out on assist functionality such as auto-complete

    • Under Review
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    Features such as auto-complete, clicking on an element in the editor to navigate etc. are great time-savers, until the you're waiting more than a minute for the auto-complete to complete. These features should have a time-out after which they fail...
  • 11.6 Community Input Closing January 25, 2015

    Progress is working towards finalizing our planning for the next release after OpenEdge 11.5. Please make any final additions and votes by the end of day Sunday January 25th. We will close this community from additional voting and pull results the week...
  • Add missing http verbs to REST Adapter for OpenEdge and Pacific AppServer "...

    The REST Adapter currently only supports the "standard" or initially proposed http verbs GET, POST, PUT and DELETE. However REST has progressed: http://restful-api-design.readthedocs.org/en/latest/methods.html Especially the PATCH verb is...
  • Hide passwords from 4GLTrace

    • Under Review
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    Currently 4GLTrace shows all parameters of a run statement. This is a very useful feature except that it exposes password in the logfile. It should be possible to mark a parameter as hidden. This should work for procedure, function and method parameters...
  • Translucent browser row

    In 11.5 there is a translucent browser row by default which can be switched back to the classic row highlight in the registry/ini file. It would be good to have control at browser level through an attribute so it can be used on just some browsers.
  • Boxing/unboxing of ABL datatypes to/from Progress.Lang.Object

    Currently only .NET compatible ABL datatypes can be boxed to System.Object. It would be usefull if ALL ABL datatypes could be boxed to Progress.Lang.Object. That way generic properties like Tag or Value could be made that can return any type (similar...
  • ABL DECIMAL() function to be extended to support Scientific Notation

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    I would like to see the DECIMAL function extended to be able to handle Scientific Notation. I am importing XML files which are created by Microsoft Excel by 3rd party source. Currently I have a custom function to handle the conversion but it would be...