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PI58673: RATIONAL DEVELOPER FOR SYSTEM Z V9.1.1.2 - PREPROCESSOR EXHIBITS SLOW PERFORMANCE ON LARGE PLI PROGRAM WHEN CAPPING DISABLED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In Rational Developer for System z (RDz), the PLI preprocessor
    may exhibit very slow performance on parsing large PLI programs
    when the "Disable capping when comparing large documents" option
    is in affect.
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    
    1- Import a really large PLI program, prog123.pli, with several
    include file into a local PLI project
    2- Set compiler option MACRO,OR('!')  in the associated property
    group
    3- In Eclipse Preferences, select General > Compare/Patch then
    Text/Compare tab then check "Disable capping when comparing
    large documents"
    4- Edit prog123.pli in PLI editor
    5- Perform Source > Preprocessor statements > Identify using
    specific output file and select prog123.pli
    6- Identify completes in 4 to 8 minutes
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • RDz's preprocessor comparison routines take too long to execute.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI58673

  • Reported component name

    RATL DEV FOR SY

  • Reported component ID

    5724T0700

  • Reported release

    911

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-03-07

  • Closed date

    2016-09-30

  • Last modified date

    2016-09-30

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  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RATL DEV FOR SY

  • Fixed component ID

    5724T0700

Applicable component levels

  • R911 PSY

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Document information

More support for: Rational Developer for System z

Software version: 9.1.1

Reference #: PI58673

Modified date: 30 September 2016